Car drives into side of building in Sierra Vista; injures two - Tucson News Now

Car drives into side of building in Sierra Vista; injures two

Car into building in Sierra Vista (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office) Car into building in Sierra Vista (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
Damage inside building in Sierra Vista (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office) Damage inside building in Sierra Vista (Source: Cochise County Sheriff's Office)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A car runs into a building in Sierra Vista and leaves several people with injuries, according to the Cochise County Sheriff's Office.

The incident happened on Friday around 7:22 a.m. when CCSO was advised of a car hitting the side of a building at 1150 S. Highway 92.  According to deputies when they arrived at the scene they found the Toyota Camry had run over the curb and gone into the side of the building.

CCSO deputies spoke with the 67-year-old woman who had been driving the car, she told them she had been parking the car when it suddenly sped up for an unknown reason. 

There were four people inside the building when it was hit, said the release; they received cuts and scratches, one man drove himself to the hospital for a possible knee injury.  Another person was transported to the Sierra Vista Regional Health Care Center for treatment of possible head injuries. 

A building inspector was also called to the scene to determine structural damage, and whether the building was safe to occupy. 

The car was towed away and according to officials no citations have been issued, due to the continuing investigation.

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