PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Emergency crews were called to Stanton Heights this afternoon where a semi-truck crashed into a home.

The accident happened around 4:30 p.m. at Camellia Street and Christopher Street, near the bottom of a steep hill.

The truck was reportedly hauling metal pieces when it crashed into a garage.

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Aaron Sledge)

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Aaron Sledge)

The homeowner says the damage was bad, but it could have been worse.

“My mother was supposed to be here in that room, and I am so glad [she wasn’t]… cause that would’ve been a disaster,” said Rozelle Pamphile.

The truck driver told her he lost control.

He was not hurt.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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