Two men seriously injured after car crashes into house

Two men have sustained serious injuries after the car they were in collided into a house in Leicester.

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen what happened to come forward.

The incident happened on Saturday 7 April at about 10.35pm at a property in Ryder Road, in the Braunstone area of the city. One of the men was driving the vehicle while the other was a passenger in a bronze-coloured Ford Focus.

Paramedics were called to the scene and both men were taken to the University Hospital of Coventry. Both remain in hospital in a serious condition.

Minor structural damage was caused to the property.

Officers are continuing their enquiries into the incident and are appealing for anyone with any information to call them.

Detective Constable Seamus Burns said: “The incident happened late on a Saturday evening. We are appealing for anyone who saw the collision or the vehicle’s movements prior to the collision to make contact with us.”

“Please think back to if you were in the area or surrounding area on Saturday evening and if you saw the vehicle mentioned. If you have dashcam or mobile phone footage of the collision, events leading up to it or the aftermath please get in touch.”

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