Police say 2 arrested after racing car crashes into Republic, Mo. business

Car crashes into business in Republic after racing.
Car crashes into business in Republic after racing.(KY3)
Published: Feb. 26, 2023 at 11:03 PM CST|Updated: Feb. 27, 2023 at 6:53 AM CST
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REPUBLIC, Mo. (KY3) - Police arrested two people Sunday night after a car crashed into the side of a business in Republic.

According to the Republic Police Department, it happened at around 8 p.m. An officer says two people were racing when one driver lost control and crashed into the side of Arabella Day Spa at the corner of State Highway 174 and north Main Street. They were going between 75 and 80 miles per hour. The speed limit in the area is 45 miles per hour.

Police say the other driver returned to the intersection after the crash and were both arrested. No one was hurt. The spa was empty at the time of the crash.

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