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Tyler police say driver accidentally hit accelerator, crashed into Christus Trinity Mother Frances office building

Officials respond after a vehicle crashed through the window of a Christus Trinity Mother Frances office building. (Source: KLTV viewer) Officials respond after a vehicle crashed through the window of a Christus Trinity Mother Frances office building. (Source: KLTV viewer)
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TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

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Tyler Police responded to a report of a vehicle that crashed thru the front of Christus Mother Frances North Park Medical Plaza, located at 910 E. Houston Street at 12:45 p.m., Tuesday, May 08, 2018.

Officers on the scene contacted the elderly female driver who was picking up her husband when she accidentally pushed on the accelerator causing the vehicle to drive into the building.  The vehicle pinned an employee between her desk and vehicle who had to be freed by Tyler fire Department.  The employee was taken to the Emergency Room with non-life threatening injuries.  No other persons were struck or injured from the incident. 

The crash occurred on private property and no citations were issued.

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Tyler police are responding after a vehicle crashed into a building.

About 12:50 p.m. Tuesday, a vehicle crashed into an office building associated with Christus Trinity Mother Frances located at 910 E. Houston

One person inside the building received minor injuries. It is unclear if the driver was injured.

Police say the vehicle went through a glass window.

Hospital Public Relations spokesman Will Knous says an employee at the front desk received bumps and bruises and was taken to the hospital to be checked out.

Patients and employees are being asked to use a different entrance to the building.

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