5 women hurt after van hits LA-area care center

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 1/21 6:37 pm

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Five elderly women inside a Southern California adult day care center were left with minor injuries after a passenger van drove into the building.

Arcadia Fire Department spokeswoman Beth Stogner told the Los Angeles Times that an employee of the center was driving the van with no passengers inside when it hit the building on Tuesday afternoon.

Five women were taken to Arcadia Methodist hospital including one with chest pains and shortness of breath, but Stogner called all the injuries minor.

Paramedics examined the driver, but he refused treatment.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

©2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
NEWSCASTS ON DEMAND
WATCH OUR LIVE NEWSCAST

What's On

All content © Copyright 2014 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
You may also view our Sitemap

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.