1 person injured when car drives through SC Goodwill store

South Carolina News

(Photos: Midway Fire Rescue)

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (WBTW) – On person was injured when a car drove through the front of the Goodwill in Pawleys Island on Monday.

Midway Fire Rescue crews were at the scene of the crash at about 2:30 p.m. They asked drivers to please avoid the area while they were working.

One patient was taken to a local hospital with injuries, Midway Fire Rescue reported.

Photos from the scene at GW Boutique off Ocean Highway show a car drove through the store, damaging the window and the structure.

Palmetto Goodwill released a statement Tuesday offering their condolences to the customer who was injured.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with our customer, who was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries after another patron accidentally drove her car into our Ocean Highway boutique,” the statement reads. “We are currently assessing the damage to the store, which will remain closed until we can safely reopen.”

Palmetto Goodwill said there is no structural damage, but broken fixtures and windows. A timeline for reopening was not immediately available.

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