Driver Arrested After Truck Crashes Into Fort Lauderdale Convenience Store - NBC 6 South Florida

Driver Arrested After Truck Crashes Into Fort Lauderdale Convenience Store

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    Driver Arrested After Car Crashes Into Fort Lauderdale Store

    A driver was arrested after a truck crashed into a Fort Lauderdale gas station store.

    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019)

    A man was arrested after a pickup truck crashed into the convenience store of a gas station Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale.

    The crash happened before 1:30 p.m. at the Exxon gas station on NE 4th Avenue and NE 13th Street.

    Surveillance video shows the truck rolling through the store, knocking over shelves and nearly running over one patron. No one was seriously hurt, but someone was transported to the hospital as a precaution, Fort Lauderdale police said.

    The driver, 67-year-old Joseph Wayne Aligns, was arrested. He faces charges of DUI, DUI with property damage and failure to use due care, according to police,

    Truck Crashes Into Fort Lauderdale Store

    [MI] Truck Crashes Into Fort Lauderdale Store

    Police are investigating after a car crashed into a Fort Lauderdale gas station store.

    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019)

    Syed Ali, the owner of the convenience store, said he reopened the store about an hour after the crash.

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