2 injured when car careens into Sulphur bank

SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - A car ran off the parking lot and into the Capital One bank branch on Ruth Street in Sulphur Tuesday morning.

Police said a 2007 Honda Accord driven by a 78-year-old woman ran into the front breezeway of the building around 9:15 a.m. The vehicle also struck a 53-year-old male who was entering the bank at the time of the crash.

Both the driver and the white male were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident.

It is unknown if the bank will reopen today.

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