Man, 27, charged after car crashes into bedroom of Lambton home

A WOMAN has escaped with minor injuries after a car ploughed through a bedroom of a New Lambton home on Sunday night.

Police will allege the 27-year-old driver was disqualified from driving until 2030.

Officers were called to the scene on Russell Road and Royal Place shortly after 11pm to find the 73-year-old occupant with minor injuries.

The Holden Commodore caused significant damage to the front of the home.

The driver was breath tested at the scene but returned a negative result.

He was arrested and later charged with driving while disqualified and negligent driving.

He was refused bail to appear at Newcastle Local Court on Monday. 

Any witnesses should contact Waratah police station on 4926 6599.