Posted: Aug 20, 2012 5:50 PM by Russell Jones
Updated: Aug 20, 2012 5:50 PM
Source: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office
BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said no one was hurt when an SUV slammed into a gas station in East Baton Rouge Parish this afternoon.
It happened around 2:45 p.m. at the Racetrac on 4665 Essen Lane, according to Casey Rayborn Hicks with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office.
Workers there said someone in the vehicle hit the gas instead of the brake, causing it to run into the store.
The store had to be closed for several hours to clean up the damage.