Subaru crashes into Saanich grocery store

A Thrifty Foods store in greater Victoria was closed for several hours after a car went through the front window.

Woman, 75, crashes car through Thrifty Foods window

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It was a chaotic scene Tuesday afternoon at a Vancouver Island grocery store, after a car crashed through the front window.

Just after three o'clock, a 75-year-old woman driving a white Subaru crashed it through the storefront glass, injuring three shoppers.

Cst. Mark Prill of the Saanich Police said none of the shoppers had serious injuries.

"Looks like it might have been an issue with the accelerator and the brake. The driver may have pressed the wrong one," he said.

Prill said charges against the driver are being considered.

The store reopened at around 7 p.m. PT.

with files from CHEK news


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