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Arrest made after car plows through home in Thomaston

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THOMASTON -

A man from New Haven was arrested after police say he plowed his car through a home and damaged two others in Thomaston.

It happened around 2 a.m. Tuesday on North Main Street.

Police have charged the driver, Gordon Tristen, 31, with reckless endangerment.

According to police, Tristen veered off the road and clipped a home before plowing through another home and then hitting the house next door.

An 18-year-old who lives in the home remains in the hospital after suffering a cracked sternum, a punctured liver and some cuts. He is expected to be OK.

Police say Tristen has been released on a $5,000 bond. The crash remains under investigation.

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