Man Arrested for DUI in Crash that Hit House in Moorhead

A startling wake-up call for some people in south Moorhead Thursday morning when a car hit their house.

It happened around 2:00 a.m. near the MSU-Moorhead campus.

Police say a car traveling at a high rate of speed hit another car that was making a u-turn at 16th Street and 6th Avenue.

The woman who was hit got out of her car, but left it in drive, and her car ran into the house and its gas meter.

Xcel Energy was called in to fix a gas leak.

The driver who hit the woman's car has been identified as Jason Crooks. He was arrested for drunk driving.