It happened around 8 p.m. in the 4200 block of Garret Road, at the Oak Creek Village Apartments in Durham.
Upon arrival officers saw the black pickup truck lodged into a unit of the apartment building.
Police said the man lost control of his car and plowed into one of the buildings.
Thirty-seven-year-old Pedro Antonio Ceron was charged with DWI, careless and reckless, and driving without a license.
Police said no one was injured, but the damage to the apartment unit was extensive.