By Jennifer McRae

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (CBS4)– Police and firefighters rushed to a home in Wheat Ridge after an SUV crashed into the garage on Tuesday afternoon. The SUV crashed into the home in the 3900 block of Zephyr Drive about 2:45 p.m.

(credit: West Metro Fire)

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The homeowner was in the garage at the time and was taken to the hospital for what appeared to be minor injuries.

(credit: West Metro Fire)

Two people in the SUV that crashed ran from the scene. According to police, the homeowner did not know the people in the SUV.

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(credit: West Metro Fire)

The technical crew is shoring up the home and evaluating it for structural damage.

Jennifer McRae