Dramatic CCTV Footage Shows Car Plough Through Home With Woman Inside

A woman in her 60s was sitting in the front room at the time.

A Perth grandmother is lucky to be alive after a car crashed into the front room of her house.

CCTV footage shows the car, a red Holden Commodore sedan, ploughthrough the bricked front wall of the South Lake Road home, with the ceiling collapsing on top.

Considerable damage was done to the South Lake Road home. Photo: Ten Eyewitness News.

The woman, who is in her 60s, was sitting in the front room at the time.

She luckily escaped largely uninjured, but was taken to Royal Perth Hospital as a precaution.

The car was towed away from the scene. Photo: Ten Eyewitness News.

The driver, a 55-year-old man from Anketell, was also taken to hospital as a precaution.

A spokesperson for WA Police could not confirm if charges on the driver have been laid.