September 25th , 2012 9:54 am Leave a comment

Car slams into City Market


A woman says she was thankful no one was hurt Monday when her vehicle struck the City Market in Elizabethton.

Photo by Brandon Hicks
A vehicle struck the exterior of the City Market on E Street in Elizabethton Monday, causing some damage to the building and its contents. The vehicle’s front end also sustained damage, but the driver was not injured. Patrolman Jonathan King investigates the crash, in the left photo. David Ellis surveys damage inside in


Judy Lane Heaton of Elizabethton was driving a white Ford Flex at 12:05 p.m., when the vehicle hit the exterior of the City Market, located at 449 E. E St., Elizabethton. The collision caused some damage to the building’s side, destroying a section of vinyl siding.

Inside, kitchen utensils and other items were thrown from shelves and scattered across the floor.


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