BRIDGEPORT - Five people are out of their home after a car smashed into a building and burst into flames.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. on Stewart Street in Bridgeport.

The fire spread to two apartments where elderly and disabled people were living.

Officials say the driver lost control of her car, drove through a fence and hit the building.

Firefighters say the car caught fire and the flames spread to the roof.

The Red Cross is helping five tenants who need to be relocated.To watch extended footage of the Bridgeport car crash, click on iO Extra on Channel 612.