One person sent to hospital after a vehicle crashes into store
A woman was taken to the hospital after diving out of the way of an Sports Utility Vehicle that jumped the curb at a Chattanooga shopping center.
Chattanooga Fire Department was called to the Five Below on Hamilton Place Boulevard just after 2 p.m. Monday.
The driver of a white SUV said she wasn’t sure what happened, but her vehicle went up onto the curb and struck the front of the store.
The shopper was walking when she noticed the vehicle jumped the curbed.
She immediately dove out of the way, suffering minor injuries to her knee and her hand.
She was transported to the hospital.
There’s doesn’t appear to be any structural damage to the store, according to fire officials.
The SUV was left with front end damage and there was some cosmetic damage to the front of Five Below.
Crews also cleaned up a slight fluid leak on the sidewalk.