Truck Crashes Into Store, Driver Flees

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EUGENE, Ore. — A truck crashed into a Eugene business on Maxwell and Bushnell early Thursday morning.

Police say a Chevrolet truck somehow drove into the Maxwell Community Market. Neighbors heard the crash just after midnight Thursday and called police.

When officers arrived, the driver had fled the scene. Police canvassed the area and found the suspect hiding in an outdoor area nearby.

One of the business owners was inside at the time of the crash, but was unhurt. Fire crews say the truck hit an electrical box and meter. Officials estimate the damage at over $20,000.

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  1. SAB says:

    Hmmm, who wants to bet that alcohol was involved?

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