Car collides with two-story home in Walton County

They say a 2017 Dodge Ram traveled off the roadway and collided with a two-story home. (WJHG/WECP)

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - On Saturday, Florida Highway Patrol reports a vehicle crash with a home on Grande Pointe Circle in Walton County.

They say a 2017 Dodge Ram traveled off the roadway and collided with a two-story home. The driver is identified as Horacio De Jesus Benitez, 43, of Fort Walton Beach.

Officials say Benitez suffered a medical emergency which caused him to press the gas pedal.

Benitez was transported to Bay Medical for treatment.

According to the official press release, "South Walton Fire Department Technical Rescue Team responded and was able to brace the second-floor balcony and assist with safely removing the vehicle."

No charges have been made, the investigation is ongoing.

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