6 injured after car crashes into Wilmington CVS

6 injured after car crashes into Wilmington CVS
Six people, including the driver, were injured. (Source: FOX19 NOW)

WILMINGTON, Ohio (FOX19) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating after an SUV crashed into the entrance of a CVS store in Wilmington on Wednesday.

According to the News Journal, four people, including the driver, were taken to Clinton Memorial Hospital with reported injuries. Two small children were also are reported injured.

OSP said a 35-year-old was driving a black SUV at a high rate of speed. He was driving on Walnut and struck a pole before crashing into the CVS downtown.

After crashing, the man ran from the scene but was taken into custody after a short police pursuit.

A police foot chase ensued shortly after the crash, resulting in the man being apprehended, police said.
A police foot chase ensued shortly after the crash, resulting in the man being apprehended, police said. (Source: Wilmington News Journal)

According to OSP, drugs and alcohol are suspected as factors in the crash.

The name of the driver has not been released.

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