Car crashes into house, Elizabethton woman injured

Elizabethton, TN (WJHL) – Friday night a woman was injured as she was knocked to the ground by a vehicle.

Police said Ann Dula was attempting to release the emergency brake in her car, not realizing the car was in reverse. The car started rolling backwards and caused Dula to fall to the ground.

The car continued rolling and came to a rest after hitting her residence which is located in the 400 block of Watauga Avenue in Elizabethton.

The Carter County Rescue Squad along with the police and the fire department responded to the scene. Dula was injured in the fall  and was transported to the Johnson City Medical Center.

No charges were filed and police said damages exceeded 1,000 dollars.

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