Jeep Crashes into Voc's Bakery in Norwich
By RYAN FLAHERTY, Correspondent | October 18, 2020 | CONNECTICUT
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Photo by Ryan FlahertyThe driver drove through the bay window and pushed the display cases forward just missing the people inside.
Photo by Ryan FlahertyCrews assessing the structural damage and utilities.
Norwich, CT - Around 12:15 P.M. on Sunday, October 18th, Norwich’s Engine 2, Engine 3, Squad A and the Battalion responded to Vocatura’s Bakery at 695 Boswell Avenue for a car into the building. Engine 2 arrived to find a Jeep completely into the bakery and secured the vehicle while checking for patients. Luckily, the car just missed the customers and staff who were not injured. The Squad crew metered the building and controlled some of the utilities with a representative from Norwich Public Utilities. Command called for the building official while Engine 2 held the scene until the vehicle was removed.
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