Witnesses: Car vaults into building during wreck

Witnesses: Car vaults into building during wreck

Posted: Updated:
Witnesses said a car vaulted into Owens Carpet & Tile after hitting a light pole. Witnesses said a car vaulted into Owens Carpet & Tile after hitting a light pole.
Police said the driver was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police said the driver was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Huntsville police were on the scene of a high-speed crash involving a vehicle and a building.

Police said that a car went off the roadway at the corner of Blue Spring Road and Sparkman Drive, hit Owens Carpet & Tile, and ended up near another business. Officers said the car was going over 100 miles per hour.

Witnesses said they saw the car hit a yield sign, some trees by the Shell station, and a light post, which caused the car to vault into the air and hit the front top of Owens Carpet & Tile, sending shrapnel into the Shell station sign.

Officers said the driver of the vehicle was taken to Huntsville Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Copyright 2013 WAFF. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow