SAAB Safety

Saab 9-3 Convertible Crash into a House

Saab 9-3 convertible

Bourne Police Department (Massachusetts) are investigating an early Saturday morning accident, which resulted in a car (Saab 9-3 Convertible) careening into a house.

At approximately 0106 hours, Officers from the Bourne Police Department responded to the area of Wings Neck Road and North Shore Rd for a reported single motor vehicle crash into a house. Officers arrived on scene and confirmed that a 2008 Saab 9-3 Convertible had crashed into the southeast facing side of the residence.

The 29 year old male operator was taken to an area hospital for treatment of what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. The Town of Bourne Building inspector deemed the house habitable. None of the occupants in the residence sustained any injuries.

Nearly half of the 2008 Saab Convertible’s engine compartment wound up inside the basement of the home.

The investigation determined that negligent operation and speed were a factor in the crash.

Thanks to the solid construction of the Saab car, the driver survived without serious consequences