Montevideo police responded to the scene of an accident early Tuesday evening at the intersection of Black Oak Ave. and 6th St.

Montevideo police responded to the scene of an accident early Tuesday evening at the intersection of Black Oak Ave. and 6th  St. According to an officer at the scene, a Chevrolet Equinox was slowing for the four way stop when the vehicle suddenly accelerated through the intersection.

The Equinox jumped the curb along 6th St. and struck a stop sign, then proceeded to impact the red brick house located on the corner of Black Oak Ave. and 6th St. It then continued along the side of the house before striking a set of wooden stairs and coming to a stop.

A gas line entering the house was also struck and a crew from Great Plains was called to the scene to repair the line.

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The airbags of the Equinox deployed and the female driver and her husband were uninjured in the crash  and did not require treatment at the hospital.

In addition to the MPD, the Montevideo Fire Dept. and a CCMH ambulance crew were dispatched to the scene.

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