Charges expected in case of car colliding with home

Charges are expected to be filed in regard to an incident last Friday in which a car collided with a home on Maple Street in Russell Springs.

WJRS News is told the driver of the vehicle, identified by police as 25-year-old Juan Lopez Gomez, will face criminal charges from the incident. Police said following the collision, alcohol was believed to be a factor.

The three individuals in the car have been identified by police. Gomez was operating the vehicle with two passengers, identified as 22-year-old Lorenzo Gomez Mendez and Emiliano Gallardo, whose age was not released.

According to the University of Kentucky Hospital, Gomez was released from the hospital but the two passengers remain hospitalized.

Police say there was a person inside the home at the time of the accident, but that person was uninjured.

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