Driver arrested for OWI after crashing into Suamico home

car inside house
(Photo: Suamico Fire Dept.)
Car in house
(Photo: Suamico Fire Dept.)

SUAMICO, Wis. (WBAY) – A driver has been arrested for driving while intoxicated after crashing into a home in Suamico Tuesday night.

The Suamico Fire Department responded at 8 p.m. after a crossover vehicle left the road on the 1400-block of Riverside Drive and went into the house.

Suamico’s assistant fire chief says there was extensive structural damage, estimated at $40,000.


The Brown County Sheriff’s Office says the driver was arrested and charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated. The driver was not hurt.

Two people inside the home were not harmed.

The driver of the vehicle was not identified.