CHICAGO RIDGE - An elderly couple and their adult grandson were woken up by a car tearing through their house at 3:00 a.m. Saturday.
It's not clear what caused the driver to careen off the residential street and into the home. There was one passenger in the car.
No one inside the home was injured.
The driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
The crash tore off a portion of the roof, most of the front siding and destroyed the kitchen.
Police are investigating the cause of the accident and crews are working to clean up the debris.