LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A woman suffered moderate injuries Saturday when a vehicle drove into a restaurant in downtown Los Angeles.
Police were called to the scene at the corner of Olive Street and Venice Boulevard at approximately 1:20 p.m.READ MORE: FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Emergency Use Authorization For Johnson & Johnson Booster
A LAPD spokesperson said the vehicle plowed five feet into the restaurant, striking a female worker inside.
The victim was treated and transported to a local hospital.READ MORE: Some Parent Groups Proposing Monday 'Sit-Outs' At Schools To Protest Against Vaccine Mandates
The driver declined transport.
Teams from the city’s Department of Building and Safety and LAFD Urban Search and Rescue are assessing the structural integrity and shoring the building for safety.MORE NEWS: Section Of MacArthur Park To Close To Begin Repairs, Maintenance Work
The cause of the crash is under investigation.