MINI-VAN CRASHES INTO PHARMACY
(Red Oak) A Hastings couple was taken to the hospital after their mini-van crashed through the front entrance of Medicap Pharmacy in Red Oak Wednesday afternoon.
Red Oak Police say it happened at around 2:00 p.m. at 600 Senate Avenue. Officers say 86-year-old Charles Wilhelm was driving the mini-van. Red Oak Rescue transported both Wilhelm and his wife Florence Evelyn Wilhelm a passenger, to Montgomery County Memorial Hospital for further evaluation.
Wilhelm told police the vehicle’s accelerator stuck leading to the accident. The damage to the Pharmacy was estimated at $20,000 and the vehicle sustained an estimated $5,000 damage. No one else was injured in the mishap.