Fort Lauderdale Police Department said three people have been injured after a car crashed into a store at an intersection near Northeast 15th Avenue.
It was reported that this accident happened few yards away from an intersection near Northeast 15th Avenue in Fort Lauderdale. The driver of the Subaru Legacy reportedly lost control of the car after driving past the intersection, police said.
Eyewitnesses said the driver of the Subaru drove recklessly through the intersection and headed off into the building. It was not clear if the incidence was as a result of a mechanical fault or alcohol. Eyewitnesses said it happened so fast and the crash was furious.
The police report says the car was severely damaged. The showroom was not in operation when the crash happened, nonetheless, a pedestrian was struck in the process.
EMS managed to extricate the three passengers that were in the car, authorities said. They have all been transported along with the pedestrian to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries
Building inspectors are assessing the damage and police is also investigating the crash.
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