Driver Crashes Into Garage, Tries To Flee

A driver rammed her car into a garage and tried to run away.

Police say when she was cornered by the homeowner, she hit him with her purse and ran into nearby bushes to hide.

The incident happened Christmas night on Mesa Road in Colorado Springs.

Officers took the suspect into custody at the scene. They tell 11 News alcohol may be a factor in the incident.

The woman could face charges for accident and third-degree assault.