Car crashes through empty Sycamore storefront

Published: Friday, July 12, 2013 5:35 p.m.CDT • Updated: Saturday, July 13, 2013 9:14 a.m.CDT
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Rob Winner – rwinner@shawmedia.com A Sycamore police officer takes a photograph of a car that jumped a curb and went into a vacant storefront at 1565 DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore on Friday afternoon.

SYCAMORE – No injuries were reported Friday afternoon when a Toyota Camry crashed through the front of a vacant store at 1565 DeKalb Ave., authorities said.

Windows were damaged, but there was no structural damage to the building, Sycamore Police Sgt. Michael Anderson said. Police were called about 2 p.m.

"We think she forgot to put it in park and stepped on the gas instead of the brake," Anderson said.

The 24-year-old DeKalb woman was given a ride home; no tickets were issued.

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