A automotive crashed right into a Kohl’s retailer in Huntington Seaside late Friday, sending three individuals to a hospital, authorities stated.
The Huntington Seaside Police Division responded to the Kohl’s retailer contained in the Bella Terra purchasing middle, positioned within the 7700 block of Edinger Avenue, at round 8 p.m. after experiences of a automotive crashing into the shop, in keeping with HBPD consultant Jessica Cuchilla.
Officers discovered three individuals with non-life-threatening accidents, who have been all transported to a hospital. The shop was open on the time of the crash, in keeping with its posted hours. It’s unclear if these injured have been customers, workers, or bystanders exterior.
The suspect fled the scene and was apprehended by officers on the 16000 block of Seaside Boulevard after a brief pursuit.
The suspect, described as a 54-year-old Asian man, is in custody. He was transported to a hospital as a precautionary measure however shouldn’t be severely injured.
Police imagine that medicine or alcohol could have been an element within the crash.
Social media footage recorded on the scene exhibits a very shattered storefront and a big police presence.
An investigation is underway.