Avis Alexander was asleep in a back bedroom early Sunday morning when she heard what she described as “a very loud noise” by her wooden house along Northeast 28th Street.
Alexander woke up and went to the front window. Looking outside, she saw a shinny object, which turned out to be a car, on her front lawn.
“It scared me,” Alexander said Tuesday, working in her yard.
She called 911, and Ocala Police Department officers went to her home.
Officers on scene found a man on the side of her home. The man, later identified as 30-year-old Jeffery Robinson, was ejected from an older model Honda Accord.
Robinson, who officers said was not wearing his seat belt and a passenger in the vehicle, had hit Alexander’s home.
The force was so great, it broke three boards. Robinson died at the location. The area where Robinson’s body hit, is covered by