LAUDERDALE LAKES (CBSMiami) – A driver made a crashing entrance into a furniture store in Lauderdale Lakes Thursday.READ MORE: Storms Causing Flight Delays At South Florida Airports
It happened at Zayna’s in the 3900 block of NW 19th Street.
Store manager Anca Victor says she was waiting on a customer when she heard a ”boom.”
She rushed to see a van had crashed through a front showroom window leaving a pile of rubble and dented furniture.
“It is scary,” she said.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 5,520 New Cases, 9 Deaths Reported On Sunday
She realized the driver was a customer of the store.
The driver’s son who was a passenger says it happened in a split second.
“There was a bottle under the brake and she didn’t realize it. She hit the emergency brake, but it was too late,” Kavaughn Scott explained.
The driver was transported to the hospital where she was treated and released
The driver hasn’t been cited.MORE NEWS: Former President Trump Targets McConnell, Pence During Speech To GOP Donors
BSO is investigating the crash.