A mini van,owned by PATH, on the 8200 block of Castor Ave. smashed into the Eye Options shop on the 2100 block of Cottman Ave. Sept. 27. The crash happened in the Cottman Bustleton shopping center which was a break for emergency responders because they did not have to close busy Cottman Ave.
Several people were injured. None were hurt seriously. License and Inspections workers said the store needed to board up the broken frames where the glass was and they could be back in business. There was no structural damage done to the building. No customers or employees were hurt in the building.
Within 30 minutes of the incident happened, the car had been backed out of the the impact area and was waiting to be towed. Insurance adjusters were taking measurements to get the board up done quickly.
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