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Troopers: Elderly man charged with DUI after crashing car into house

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Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said an elderly Westminster man was charged after crashing his car into a house Sunday.

LCpl. Gary Miller said James Homea, 73, was charged with driving under the influence and driving under suspension after the crash Sunday afternoon.

Miller said troopers were called to the scene on Coffee Road around 2 p.m. Sunday.

Miller said Homea was driving a 2006 Corolla when he lost control of the vehicle, ran off the road, and hit the house.

Miller said he wasn't aware of how much damage was done to the home.

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