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SUV smashes into storefront in Flushing, Queens

August 23, 2013 3:51:02 AM PDT
Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident in which a car crashed into a building in Queens early Friday.

The accident happened on 162nd Street between 43th and 45th avenues in Flushing around 6:15 a.m.

The out-of-control vehicle, a black SUV, hopped the curb and smashed through a storefront.

The car suffered extensive damage, and debris from the store littered the sidewalk.

Thankfully, no injuries were reported either in the building or the SUV.

Inspectors from the Department of Buildings were headed to the scene to check the building's stability.

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