SAN CLEMENTE (CBSLA.com) — A woman in her 40s was injured after a car slammed into an AT&T store in San Clemente Thursday.
The victim was dragged on the hood of a car to the back of the store on Camino de los Mares after the crash, which unfolded before 3 p.m.READ MORE: Several Detained After Off-Duty Deputy's Vehicle Struck By Pellet Gun In Canyon Country
She had been standing near the counter with her mother, who somehow managed to jump out of the way.READ MORE: Judge: LAPD Must Restrict Use Of Less Lethal Projectile Launchers
“About that time, the car hit her and threw her up on the hood and then crashed into that wall with Cindy on the hood,” Dorthy Messer, the mother of the woman. “It was horrible.”
The woman was transported to the hospital after sustaining minor injuries to her leg.MORE NEWS: 2 Injured After Vehicle Falls Nearly 300 Feet Into Embankment Off Angeles Forest Highway
Police said the driver was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol.