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Ten hurt when driver crashes into Publix in Palm Coast

PALM COAST

Ten hurt when car crashes into a Publix

At least 10 customers were injured when a vehicle smashed through a supermarket's entrance Saturday afternoon. The Flagler County Sheriff's Office said Thelma Wagenhoffer, 76, drove her car through the entrance of a Publix in Palm Coast. Johnson said Wagenhoffer was pulling up to a stop sign in front of the store when she apparently hit the gas pedal instead of the brakes. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, two pedestrians were seriously injured inside the building and another eight suffered minor injuries. A Publix spokesman earlier confirmed that at least eight customers were injured. Troopers said Wagenhoffer was not injured. Charges are pending. Earlier this month, five were injured when a small plane crashed into a Publix in DeLand.

Associated Press

Ten hurt when driver crashes into Publix in Palm Coast 04/14/12 [Last modified: Saturday, April 14, 2012 10:06pm]

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