SUV Crashes Into LA Restaurant
An out-of-control SUV was involved in a hit and run accident on the afternoon of April 7 when it crashed into a Los Angeles restaurant. The vehicle hit two people and sped off.
The driver slammed into the patio areaof Tere’s Mexican Grill on Melrose Avenue. It is believed the SUV lost control as it turned onto Melrose Avenue. Witnesses saw the driver hit customers, go in reverse and speed off. Other customers and passersby administered first aid to injured victims. One was pinned against a wall. It is believed that one man suffered a broken leg.
Individuals found the SUV parked down the street. The driver was nowhere to be found and likely fled the scene. The restaurant was closed over the weekend, but hopes to reopen soon.