Family rescued after SUV crashes through house

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SAN DIEGO – A Colina Del Sol family was rescued early Tuesday morning after a suspected drunk driver crashed his SUV through their home.

A Jeep Patriot slammed into the home at 50th Street and Orange Avenue around 12:30 a.m.

Firefighters used a ladder to rescue the family through a window.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to the hospital for pain. The extent of his injuries is not known. Nobody inside the home was hurt.

A structural engineer was expected to inspect the home.