Storefront destroyed after SUV smashes through window on Portage

No one appeared to be seriously hurt after an SUV smashed through a Portage Avenue tanning salon storefront Sunday morning.

Crash happened Sunday morning near Arlington Street

The tanning salon was not open at the time of the crash. (Elisha Dacey/CBC)

No one appeared to be seriously hurt after an SUV smashed through a Portage Avenue tanning salon storefront Sunday morning.

The crash happened just after 9:30 a.m. Sunday and involved two vehicles; a grey SUV and a grey sedan, which could be seen on the street with front end damage. 

The tanning salon was not open at the time of the crash. It's unclear if anyone was in the building at the time.

First responders blocked off two westbound lanes on Portage Avenue and Arlington Street.

An SUV crashed through the storefront of this tanning salon Sunday morning. (Elisha Dacey/CBC)
No one appeared to be hurt in the crash. (Wendy Buelow/CBC)

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Elisha Dacey

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Elisha Dacey is a journalist with CBC Manitoba. She is the former managing editor of Metro Winnipeg and her work has been seen in newspapers from coast to coast. Reach her at elisha.dacey@cbc.ca.