17 residents forced to evacuate after car drives into South Boston duplex

This is the second time in two days that a car crashed into a building in South Boston.

Boston Fire Department
A car crashed into a residential building in South Boston Saturday night. –Boston Fire Department

A car crashed into a duplex in South Boston Saturday night, forcing 17 residents to evacuate, officials said.

The car crashed into 614 East Third St. at about 7:15 p.m., the Boston Fire Department tweeted.

The driver sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital, department spokesman Brian Alkins said.

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