LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The entrance to Kohl’s at the Tippecanoe Mall is shattered after a driver crashes into it.
The Lafayette Police Department said the crash happened at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday at the entrance facing Sagamore Parkway.
Officers told News 18 the driver, Peggy Meyer, 52, of Wolcott, Ind., accelerated at the end of a parking aisle and crashed into the building.
LPD said Meyer was transported to Franciscan St. Elizabeth East for minor injuries.
After further investigation, Lafayette police officers said a medical issue may have caused Meyer to crash.
The city engineering department was on scene to assess the damage.
A mall spokeswoman said Wednesday night that the building was deemed structurally sound and Kohl’s will operate on normal hours.