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18th & Florida: 2 Pedestrians Seriously Hurt After Car Hits Restaurant

by Borderstan.com September 9, 2010 at 12:14 am 0

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18th and Florida NW: Around 8:30 pm Thursday the driver of a car apparently lost control, drove onto the sidewalk and hit two pedestrians in front of Keren Restaurant. (Dylan More)

THURSDAY UPDATE from TBD.com: “The driver has been identified by police as 23-year-old Chamica Adams of Mitchellville, MD, according to ABC 7. She was charged with aggravated assault and DWI.”

A driver crashed her car into the front of Keren Restaurant around 8:30 pm Thursday at 1780 Florida Avenue, the intersection of 18th and Florida Avenue NW. Local resident Dylan More sent these photographs to Borderstan around 9:30 pm.

TBD.com has the story: “Two young women were seriously injured tonight when a car jumped the curb and drove into Keren Restaurant near 18th Street and Florida Avenue NW in Adams Morgan. Around 8:30 p.m. the driver of a white Dodge Caliber lost control of her car and slammed into the restaurant, destroying the entire storefront. Two women in their twenties who may have been on the sidewalk at the time of the crash were taken to the hospital, one in critical condition and the other in serious condition, according to D.C. fire department spokesman Pete Piringer.”

Get the full story from TBD.com.

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Thursday evening at 18th and Florida NW. (Dylan More)

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Emergency workers at 18th and Florida NW. (Dylan More)

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