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Mother awakens to a man breaking in

ENSLEY -- Some scary moments for a family in Escambia County.

A mother was home with a toddler when she says a man started breaking into her home.
It happened just after noon, today in the Ensley community.

Channel Three's Joe Douglass has the frightening story.

Linda Wilson was taking a nap here with her 15-month-old, daughter, when she heard someone at the front door.

Linda Wilson, Victim of Attempted Break-In: "I didn't think it was really important so I decided not to answer it."
Wilson let the person knock a few times.

Linda Wilson, Victim of Attempted Break-In: "...And then all of a sudden I heard a big boom, so I got up and I come to about right here and as I come around the corner this door flew open and this long piece here flew into the house!"
She looked up and saw a man running for a tan late model four door car in her driveway.

Linda Wilson, Victim of Attempted Break-In: "I didn't even see his face, he was so fast!

The man drove through her yard as he made his escape.

For now, the incident is under investigation.
In Escambia County, Joe Douglass, Channel Three News.