ELLETTSVILLE — Brett White stated he was driving east via Ellettsville Wednesday night when he veered off the street to stay away from a collision with a semi truck.
His black Ford Fusion crashed via the front of Carrell’s Unfinished Furniture store at 110 E. Temperance St. and arrived to rest within the business.
No 1 was harm. White’s spouse was in the entrance passenger seat and their two toddlers, 2 and 3 yrs aged, have been in automobile seats in the back again.
Two women who ended up in the again of the keep also were being unharmed, an Ellettsville firefighter said.
White mentioned the semi slice in front of him and he swiftly turned appropriate to stay away from a collision. His car jumped the control, he said, and landed inside of the shop.
The incident snarled late afternoon traffic as a result of Ellettsville on Ind. 46, which is termed Temperance Street though the town.
The home furnishings retail store has been in Ellettsville for many years. It can be positioned across from Chandler Funeral property on a a person-way portion of the freeway that has a 30-mph speed restrict.
Darlene Garrison acquired a frantic telephone phone from White, who is her grandson, right just after the crash. “He was very shook up, but he reported the infants were being all appropriate,” she stated, standing in the funeral dwelling parking whole lot at 6 p.m.
“They are presently dwelling and safe and sound,” Garrison explained of the small children. “Grandma was listed here on the spot.”
An Ellettsville Law enforcement Department officer was at the scene investigating the crash.