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Woman Allegedly Slams Car Into House During Spat

A woman is accused of deliberately driving her car into a house during a spat with a man in Whitfield overnight.

The 54-year-old is accused of arguing with a 48-year-old man before she drove a vehicle through an exterior wall and into the Atherton Street home.

While no one was injured during the incident, the house was basdly damaged.

Police will allege the woman blew 0.163 per cent.

She's been charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle and being adversely affected by an intoxicating substance.

She is due to appear in the Cairns Magistrates Court on Thursday.

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