Car crashes into NY Dunkin' Donuts, pins customer

July 13, 2012 - 11:33 AM

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (AP) — Police say an 85-year-old man lost control of his car and crashed through the window of a Dunkin' Donuts on New York's Long Island, pinning a customer and injuring four other people.

Nassau County police say the car slammed into the Dunkin' Donuts in Valley Stream around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

The man who was pinned was taken to a hospital where he was listed in serious condition with internal injuries.

Two other customers, ages 55 and 60, the driver and his 85-year-old passenger suffered minor injuries.

Four employees in the restaurant weren't hurt.

The car was impounded for brake and safety checks.

According to Newsday (http://bit.ly/PRacY4 ), police say alcohol was not a factor in the accident.

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Information from: Newsday, http://www.newsday.com