Car crashes into Starbucks in Vestavia Hills Friday; 3 hurt - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

Car crashes into Starbucks in Vestavia Hills Friday; 3 hurt

Posted: Updated:
Three people were hurt, after a car crashed into a Starbucks in Vestavia Hills Three people were hurt, after a car crashed into a Starbucks in Vestavia Hills
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • PHOTOS: August 2014 Mugshots

    PHOTOS: August 2014 Mugshots

    Friday, August 15 2014 3:29 PM EDT2014-08-15 19:29:55 GMT
    Mugshots from across central Alabama from August 2014.
    Mugshots from across central Alabama from August 2014.
  • Top 5: American journalist reportedly beheaded, helicopter crash investigation and Jonathan Harris visitation top your Wednesday morning headlines

    Top 5: American journalist reportedly beheaded, helicopter crash investigation and Jonathan Harris visitation top your Wednesday morning headlines

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:03 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:03:55 GMT
    An American journalist was beheaded in the Middle East by ISIS militants. There is a new push to equip Birmingham Police Officers with body cameras. Also, the NTSB is in town today to investigate the fatal helicopter crash in Tuscaloosa County. See these stories and others in your Wednesday morning headlines.
    An American journalist was beheaded in the Middle East by ISIS militants. There is a new push to equip Birmingham Police Officers with body cameras. Also, the NTSB is in town today to investigate the fatal helicopter crash in Tuscaloosa County. See these stories and others in your Wednesday morning headlines.
  • Family and friends remember Jonathan Harris in Moody

    Family and friends remember Jonathan Harris in Moody

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-08-20 15:00:43 GMT
    Funeral arrangements have been set for Jonathan HarrisFuneral arrangements have been set for Jonathan Harris
    A memorial fund has been arranged to help a Moody family cover the funeral costs for their son. A friend of the family tells Alabama's 13 News the Jonathan Harris Memorial Fund has been set at the Metro Bank.Any donation to help the family can be made at any of the Metro Bank branches, which include locations in Moody, Pell City and Ashville.Johnathan Harris, 16, died Monday night, followed a car crash.The Alabama State Troopers report Harris was a passenger in a 1999 Jeep Cherokee that left ...
    A memorial fund has been arranged to help a Moody family cover the funeral costs for their son. A friend of the family tells Alabama's 13 News the Jonathan Harris Memorial Fund has been set at the Metro Bank.Any donation to help the family can be made at any of the Metro Bank branches, which include locations in Moody, Pell City and Ashville.Johnathan Harris, 16, died Monday night, followed a car crash.The Alabama State Troopers report Harris was a passenger in a 1999 Jeep Cherokee that left ...

Some customers at a Starbucks coffee shop in Vestavia Hills got quite a shock, when a car rammed into the business.

The Vestavia Hills Police Department reports the incident happened just after 12:00 p.m. at the Starbucks on Highway 31 at the City Center.

The VHPD says an elderly driver accidentally accelerated into the front of the building, crashing into an area where customers were sitting.

The vehicle went straight in a glass wall.

Two patrons were hurt, and the driver also suffered injuries.

Luckily, the three people sustained only minor injuries.

The car crash left a hole of at least 10 feet across, by 10 feet high.

Repair crews arrived during the afternoon to start fixing up the affected area.

The store appeared to be closed, to allow the crews space to work.

There’s no word on when the Starbucks will be fully repaired.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • 59 Arrested By Greenville Police In Latest Prostitution Sting

    59 Arrested By Greenville Police In Latest Prostitution Sting

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:30 PM EDT2014-08-20 01:30:28 GMT
    Greenville Police released information Tuesday that 59 people were arrested in a four day long prostitution sting.
    Greenville Police released information Tuesday that 59 people were arrested in a four day long prostitution sting.
  • Morgue attendant admits to having sex with up to 100 bodies

    Morgue attendant admits to having sex with up to 100 bodies

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:30 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:30:56 GMT
    A federal court has made a ruling in connection with a disturbing case involving an Ohio morgue attendant who had sex with female corpses at work.
    A federal court has made a ruling in connection with a disturbing case involving an Ohio morgue attendant who had sex with female corpses at work.
  • Town N' Country grandmother fears intruder, shoots grandson by accident

    Town N' Country grandmother fears intruder, shoots grandson by accident

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-08-20 01:40:13 GMT
    Photo of Tyler Maddox courtesy of Facebook.Photo of Tyler Maddox courtesy of Facebook.
    Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies were called to the scene of a shooting in Town N' Country just before 1:00 A.M. early Tuesday morning.The sheriff's office gives a chilling account of the events that led to the shooting.In the middle of the night, Linda Maddox, 63 heard a noise and grabbed a .22 caliber revolver she keeps by the bed.
    Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies were called to the scene of a shooting in Town N' Country just before 1:00 A.M. early Tuesday morning.The sheriff's office gives a chilling account of the events that led to the shooting.In the middle of the night, Linda Maddox, 63 heard a noise and grabbed a .22 caliber revolver she keeps by the bed.
Powered by WorldNow

1430 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Telephone: 912.651.0300
Fax: 912.651.0320
Email: newsemailalert@wsav.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.