Three people were injured when a car crashed into an outdoor furniture shop near a gas station in Copperas Cove Saturday afternoon.
It happened at the Cook's Mini Mart.
Witnesses say the driver of what they described as a speeding white sedan ran a stop sign and the car crashed into two San Antonio women who had stopped to do some last minute Christmas shopping at the store.
Both women suffered broken legs and were airlifted to Scott and White hospital in Temple.
The crash also injured the owner of the furniture shop who was taken to an area hospital for observation.
Police arrested the driver of the car, Taedo Nena, in connection with the accident.
He’s facing complaints charging intoxicated assault.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.