FLORISSANT, Mo. (KMOV) – An elderly woman crashed her van into the corner of a vacant building in north St. Louis on Tuesday.
Authorities said the woman was driving near the intersection of West Florissant and Acme around 1:30 p.m. when she confused the gas and brake pedals and slammed into the building.
The victim was transported to the hospital with an ankle injury.
City officials were gauging the building damage to determine whether there were any structural issues.