The homeowner, identified as a 53-year-old man, was injured during the accident. According to the Glendale Heights Police Department, the accident happened at approximately 1:10 a.m. in the 1800 block of Gregory Avenue.
The taxi drove into – and through – the side of the house, and the homeowner suffered minor injuries. He was taken to Adventist GlenOaks Hospital in Glendale Heights.
According to Glendale Heights Police, the taxi’s driver fled the accident scene.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this DuPage County accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the December 1, 2014 myfoxchicago.com article titled “One injured when taxi crashes into Glendale Heights home” as well as the December 1 abc7chicago.com article titled “Cab crashes into into Glendale Heights home; driver at large.”