Rude Awakening For Granite City Family

(Granite City, IL) — A Granite City family is safe and sound, but homeless following an early morning car accident. A couple and two small children were in their home in the 14-hundred block of Madison Avenue when a SUV came crashing into the side of the house shortly after midnight. No one in the family was injured, but the driver had to be pulled from the vehicle and taken to a hospital for surgery. Police say the woman was driving under the influence and charges are expected to be filed.