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Man has seizure, crashes into house near Dunlap

Posted on Oct. 15, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Oct. 15, 2013 at 8:46 a.m.

ELKHART — A man sitting in a car in a driveway had a seizure, causing the vehicle he was in to move and crash into a nearby home a couple miles east of Elkhart, near Dunlap, on Monday, Oct. 14.

Oscar Baez-Garcia, 37, of Elkhart, was sitting in a vehicle facing west in the 57000 block of Yukon Street at approximately 1:39 p.m., according to the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department. Baez-Garcia suffered a seizure, and the vehicle rolled out of the driveway, east across Yukon Street and into the house across the street.

Baez-Garcia was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment, according to police.