Driver crashes into Great Clips in Springfield; child injured

Published: May. 11, 2022 at 11:13 AM CDT|Updated: May. 11, 2022 at 5:25 PM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Police say a child suffered injuries after a driver smashed into a Great Clips in Springfield on Wednesday.

Officers responded to the strip mall at 3305 South Campbell around 10:20 a.m.

Investigators say the driver skipped over the curb, smashing through the glass windows. The vehicle ended up inside the salon. Investigators believe the driver pushed the gas instead of the brake.

Investigators say broken glass injured the child. Emergency crews took her to a hospital as a precaution. Investigators say the child was sitting at the front of the store.

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