LEBANON, Ind. – A girl and her buddy experience lucky to be alive after a freak accident in Lebanon on Wednesday. Police stated a man drove off the street and landed on top of every other car inside the car parking zone.
According to the Lebanon Police Department, the crash occurred Wednesday morning within the automobile parking space of O’Reilly Auto Parts in the seven-hundred block of W. South Street.
A white Buick became heading westbound on Indiana 32 from Indiana 39 while it went too rapid down an incline and swerved off the street.
The driving force becomes taking that car for a take a look at power, and it nevertheless had a dealer registration code. He told police the brakes malfunctioned and he veered off the street to keep away from hitting a car in the front of him. Investigators believe the driver was dashing.
The car went into the O’Reilly Auto Parts automobile parking space, hit a shrink, went airborne and landed on the pinnacle of a parked Mercedes. The motive force of the Mercedes, Doris Stewart, turned into in the store getting oil.
“I heard a large growth, and I could see become glass shattering anywhere, and I yelled ‘oh my god my friend is in my car,’” stated Stewart.
Stewart stated her friend changed into nevertheless in the passenger seat of the Mercedes. She is a touch sore, but luckily, she is OK.
“She instructed me all she should do was hold her hand up she stated I didn’t understand if I should block the car,” Stewart stated.
The Buick got here from a car sales save down the street referred to as HTD, Inc. The owner stated the brakes have been operating simply quality the ultimate time the car went out on the road. He said no one from his business turned into inside the automobile during the check pressure.
“Now I am without any car. I don’t have a vehicle to get my prescriptions or visit doctors’ appointments,” said Stewart.
Stewart said she turned into trying to go again to work; however, now she does not have an automobile to get her there. Amid this ordeal, she nonetheless sees it as a miracle.
“God became looking over her,” she said.