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Truck crashes into home in central Columbia; one person pinned under vehicle

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Firefighters work at the scene of a crash into a house on Worley Street in Columbia on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.
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Firefighters work at the scene of a crash into a house on Worley Street in Columbia on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.

COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ)

A pickup truck crashed into a home in central Columbia on Wednesday afternoon, pinning a person underneath the vehicle.

The pickup could be seen sticking out of a corner of the house near Worley Street and Woodlawn Avenue as firefighters and medics worked at the scene.

Watch video from the scene in the player below.

A woman was taken out of the home by first responders. Columbia Fire Department Assistant Chief Jerry Jenkins said one person was pinned under the truck when the crash happened a little before 4:30 p.m. The person was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries, Jenkins said.

Two people were inside the home at the time, Jenkins said. The driver and one of the home's occupants were taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening, he said.

Firefighters didn't know at the scene was caused the crash. The fire official said the house suffered structural damage.

Emergency dispatchers said Worley was closed west of Providence Road because of the crash.

Check back for updates to this developing story.

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