VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Police say five people were injured after a motorist drove his car into a Bank of America branch in Virginia Beach.

The Virginian-Pilot says the vehicle swerved off a roadway and smashed through a brick wall, narrowly missing an employee’s desk.

Officials tell the newspaper that they believe the driver suffered a medical emergency just before the Tuesday crash. The driver was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Fire department spokesman Art Kohn says four people inside the bank sustained minor injuries.


Information from: The Virginian-Pilot, http://pilotonline.com

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