ELLETTSVILLE — Brett White explained he was driving east through Ellettsville Wednesday night when he veered off the street to stay away from a collision with a semi truck.
His black Ford Fusion crashed as a result of the front of Carrell’s Unfinished Home furniture retailer at 110 E. Temperance St. and arrived to rest within the company.
No one particular was hurt. White’s wife was in the entrance passenger seat and their two toddlers, 2 and 3 many years outdated, were being in car or truck seats in the again.
Two gals who ended up in the again of the shop also were being unharmed, an Ellettsville firefighter mentioned.
White mentioned the semi minimize in entrance of him and he quickly turned suitable to stay away from a collision. His car jumped the control, he stated, and landed within the shop.
The accident snarled late afternoon visitors by Ellettsville on Ind. 46, which is named Temperance Street though the town.
The home furnishings retailer has been in Ellettsville for a long time. It can be situated across from Chandler Funeral home on a a person-way segment of the freeway that has a 30-mph pace limit.
Darlene Garrison obtained a frantic cellular phone simply call from White, who is her grandson, suitable soon after the crash. “He was really shook up, but he reported the infants have been all ideal,” she said, standing in the funeral dwelling parking ton at 6 p.m.
“They are presently property and safe and sound,” Garrison explained of the youngsters. “Grandma was below on the place.”
An Ellettsville Police Section officer was at the scene investigating the crash.