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Man Arrested After Truck Wrecks Into Barboursville Business

Reported: Apr. 14, 2014 3:49 PM EDT
Updated: Apr. 14, 2014 6:45 PM EDT
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BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. (Dave Benton) -- A man has been arrested after police said he crashed his truck into a Barboursville business.

Barboursville police said they got a call about a suspicious person at the Huntington Mall about 2 p.m. Monday. Police said the man fled in a truck and crashed into the National Tire and Battery business near the mall. Police said the man was disoriented.

Three people were in the lobby at the time of the crash and were taken to the hospital for minor injuries.

A BMW, which was being serviced at NTB, was also hit by the truck during the crash.

Sasha Dean was an eyewitness to the crash and said, "I didn't even seee the truck at first and the beamer outside just wrecked, once we got further up saw the truck, he must have been going 90 to 100 mph through it."

Police are not releasing the man's name or what charges he's facing until the investigation is complete.

-- Photo Courtesy of Dee Delancey



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