SUV crashes into a Raleigh Starbucks

Police say driver accidently hit the gas instead of the brakes, as she pulled into the parking lot. (Photo taken by Charlie Webb)

November 21, 2011 4:39:17 PM PST
A SUV crashed into a Starbucks in Raleigh Sunday morning.

It happened around 9:50 a.m., at a store located in the 6000 block of Glenwood Avenue.

Raleigh police say the driver jumped the curb, crossed the sidewalk and then drove through the glass doors in front of the building.

Viewer photos taken shortly after the accident, showed shattered glass and a blue sports utility vehicle that came to a stop next the checkout counter.

There was no major structural damage and no one was seriously hurt in the crash.

Authorities say the driver accidently hit the gas instead of the brake, as she pulled into the parking lot.

The driver of the SUV has been charged with failing to reduce speed.

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