Man arrested after car stolen and crashed into house in Colchester

The stolen car was crashed into a property on Barrack Street, Colchester, where two men were injured

The stolen car was crashed into a property on Barrack Street, Colchester, where two men were injured Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: GOOGLE MAPS

A 25-year-old man has been arrested for driving offences after a stolen car collided with a house in Colchester – injuring two men.

Police received reports that a BMW had been stolen from an address on Coronation Avenue at 10.20pm on Monday, June 4.

The vehicle later crashed into the front of a house on Barrack Street at 10.30pm where two men, both in their 30s, received minor injuries.

The car continued towards Richmond Road, where it collided with fencing and a parked car.

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle, driving unfit through drink or drugs and criminal damage.


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He currently remains in custody.

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