SUV slams into Norfolk’s Angel Food Mart; driver charged

Posted at 3:05 PM, Sep 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-10 15:19:07-04

Norfolk, Va. – A vehicle slammed into the Angel Food Mart in Norfolk on Thursday.

This happened at the intersection of Tidewater Drive and Widgeon Road.

Police say a 19-year-old driver thought he hit the brakes but accidentally hit the gas pedal.

He hit the front of the building.

The driver was charged with reckless driving.

The store was evacuated.

Norfolk crews are evaluating the building to determine if it is safe.

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