NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) — A semi slammed into a liquor store in North Hollywood Monday, sending at least one person to the hospital.
The crash happened at about 3:20 a.m. at Danny’s Liquor and Market at the corner of Lankershim Boulevard and Sherman Way.READ MORE: Chaos After Man Shot, Wounded During Argument Inside Gardena Target Store
The semi’s driver, Francisco Aparicio, became increasingly soaked as he talked to CBS2’s Greg Mills in the heavy rain.READ MORE: Man Shot While Walking Dogs In Hollywood, 2 French Bulldogs Stolen
“I’m good, I’m OK,” he said.
Aparicio said he had a green light, but the other driver ran a red light, couldn’t stop and hit his truck. The impact caused him to lose control and crash into the store, Aparicio said.MORE NEWS: Raging Fire Destroys Commercial Building In South LA
The store was not open at the time of the crash. It’s not clear if anyone else was injured.