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BERKELEY TOWNSHIP — Authorities say a car crashed into a home in Ocean County, injuring a man inside the residence.

Police said the crash happened about 4:10 p.m. Monday.

They said a motorist driving north on Jamaica Boulevard was "startled" by another car traveling west on Nostrand Drive. The motorist overcompensated and grazed the westbound vehicle, then went through the side of a house on the road.

A man inside the home was struck in the back and was treated at a hospital. The driver of the car that struck the home was also treated at a hospital for undisclosed injuries.

The home had some structural damage, but further details were not disclosed.

Authorities said the accident is under investigation.

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