Vehicle Slams House, Trapping Sleeping Mom, Daughter

A man drove into a Staten Island home early this morning, trapping a mom and her young daughter, police said.

The 22-year-old driver lost control of his 2010 Hyundai Elantra about 4:10 a.m. when he was heading north on Lee Avenue in Tottenville, and plowed into a private home on Arthur Kill Road, cops said. Investigators are looking at whether he was boozed-up, police sources said.

FDNY responders rescued a 40-year-old woman and her 5-year-old after they were pinned by the Elantra, authorities said. They were pulled out after about a half hour, and rushed to Staten Island University North Hospital, according to a spokesman.

The mom was in critical but stable condition, and suffered fractures to her face and leg, police sources added. Her child was listed in stable condition.

The driver was taken into police custody on suspicious of drunk driving, but has not yet been charged, sources said.

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