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Car smashes into south Sacramento house, causing fire, at least two injuries

At least two people were injured tonight when a car was driven into a house in the 8900 block of Bridalsmith Drive, causing a fire in the south Sacramento residence, a fire spokeswoman said.

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District Capt. Michelle Eidam said the initial call came to the district shortly before 9:20 p.m.

Eidam said shortly before 10 p.m. that it was not immediately known if the injured people had been inside the home or the car, but one person suffered burns and was being taken to a local hospital.

Crews were searching for any other victims and for pets, she said.