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INSIDE OUT: Van drives into Fort Myers home, leaves giant hole

Family was inside at the time, one child taken to hospital as precaution
Posted at 4:24 PM, Jul 02, 2024

FORT MYERS, Fla — A van crashed through a Fort Myers home Tuesday morning, while a family was inside.

Van into Fort Myers Home
A van crashed into a home on Braman Ave in Fort Myers on Tuesday morning.

It happened on Braman Avenue. The hole left in the house was so big, you could see inside several rooms.

Van into Fort Myers Home
A van crashed through a home on Braman Ave in Fort Myers on Tuesday morning.

Fort Myers Police say when rescue crews showed up, the family inside initially said everyone was ok. But a child later went to the hospital out of precaution.

Van crashes into a home in Fort Myers
A van crashed through a home on Braman Ave in Fort Myers on Tuesday morning.

Investigators are not sure why the van crashed.