PHOENIX (KSAZ) - After a vehicle crashed into a home and severed a gas line, police say the driver fled the scene and was later located by an off-duty Department of Public Safety officer.
Guy who ran a car into this home last night is suspected to have been impaired, according to Phx PD. Arrested after trying to run away. https://t.co/wnqZylLGHh— Liz Kotalik FOX 10 (@LizKotalikFOX10) December 8, 2016
"The driver was taken into custody after a Taser was deployed," stated Sgt. Vince Lewis of the Phoenix Police Department.
This happened in the Encanto area near 19th Ave. and Thomas Road on Wednesday night. A few people in the area were temporarily relocated while crews turned off the gas.
Lewis says this incident was not the result of a police pursuit.
It's not known yet known if there are any injuries.
The driver's name has not been released.
The investigation is ongoing.
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