In local police reports, Alton Police are investigating an accident where a car struck a house at Third and Langdon Streets.  The incident took place around midnight and police say the driver of the car fled the scene on foot, but was taken into custody a short time later.  The home suffered some damage but no one inside was injured.  No word yet on the identity of the male driver or the charges he could face.

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