Man Drives Car Through Shoe Store In Wayne Injuring 3 People - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Man Drives Car Through Shoe Store In Wayne Injuring 3 People

Posted: Updated:
WAYNE, Pa. -

A car smashed into a famous footwear shredding items to bits and pieces! It happened at a shopping center in Wayne, PA. Several people are hurt. FOX 29's Shawnette Wilson went to the scene moments after it happened.

"This is shocking. No question this is shocking," said an on-looker.

People in the Gateway Shopping Center couldn't help but notice the scene outside a Famous Footwear store Swedesford Road in Wayne. What they saw inside was far worse than they expected. Gerald Nachman was having dinner nearby when he noticed the commotion.

"It's horrible. The car is so far into the store it looks like he just must've hit his gas instead of the break and didn't realize it until it was way too late," said Nachman.

Police say just after 6 this Tuesday, a man about 75 years old drove his Cadillac into the store. Police say he was driving under the influence. Five people were in the store. Three of them were taken to the hospital. One is in serious condition. Police say the driver was initially taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries. They say he's now in custody for DUI.

 

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • New Jersey Man Accused Of Killing Girlfriend Appears In Court

    New Jersey Man Accused Of Killing Girlfriend Appears In Court

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:22:24 GMT
    A man accused of killing his girlfriend and then dumping her body along a roadside in New Jersey appeared in court on Wednesday.U.S. Marshals picked up 52-year old Kevin Ambrose a few days ago.
    A man accused of killing his girlfriend and then dumping her body along a roadside in New Jersey appeared in court on Wednesday.U.S. Marshals picked up 52-year old Kevin Ambrose a few days ago.
  • Man Hospitalized After Police-Involved Shooting In North Philadelphia

    Man Hospitalized After Police-Involved Shooting In North Philadelphia

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:13 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:13:31 GMT
    SkyFOX is over the 3200 block of Page Street where Philadelphia Police say they shot a suspect.SkyFOX is over the 3200 block of Page Street where Philadelphia Police say they shot a suspect.
    SkyFOX is over the 3200 block of Page Street where Philadelphia Police say they shot a suspect.
    SkyFOX is over the 3200 block of Page Street where Philadelphia Police say they shot a suspect.
  • Police: Kids Threw Basketballs At Surveillance Cameras

    Police: Kids Threw Basketballs At Surveillance Cameras

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:41:36 GMT

    Gloucester Township police are asking for the public's assistance with identifying a group of kids who threw basketballs at police surveillance cameras.

    Gloucester Township police are asking for the public's assistance with identifying a group of kids who threw basketballs at police surveillance cameras.

Powered by WorldNow

WTTG FOX 5 & myfoxdc
5151 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Main Number: (202) 244-5151
Newsroom: (202) 895-3000
fox5tips@wttg.com

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices