Car Pins Customer in Serra Mesa 7-Eleven

A child wearing a neck brace was loaded into an ambulance and transported to a nearby hospital

By Elena Gomez and R. Stickney
|  Monday, Sep 23, 2013  |  Updated 5:30 PM PDT
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Four people were treated for minor injuries after a 52-year-old woman drove her car into a Serra Mesa, convenience store. Officials said brake problems could be to blame. NBC 7's Megan Tevrizian reports.

Four people were treated for minor injuries after a 52-year-old woman drove her car into a Serra Mesa, convenience store. Officials said brake problems could be to blame. NBC 7's Megan Tevrizian reports.

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Four people, including a toddler, were injured when a car drove into a San Diego convenience store.

A Nissan Murango rolled over the sidewalk and through the front doors of a 7-Eleven on Sandrock Road around 9:30 a.m. Monday.

The car came to stop in the back of the store, pinning someone against a refrigerator, San Diego police said.

A child wearing a neck brace loaded into an ambulance and taken to nearby Rady Children's Hospital. Officials said the 2-year-old boy had minor injuries.

Three other people were hurt, but their injuries were also non-life threatening, according to officials.

The 52-year-old driver told officials the car had some kind of mechanical issue and described the brakes failing.

Police have not charged the driver.
 

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