Columbia Street closed due to accident; building hit - 14 News, WFIE, Evansville, Henderson, Owensboro

Columbia Street closed due to accident; building hit

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EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) – Columbia Street in Evansville will be closed due to an accident involving a vehicle that hit a building.

According to Evansville Police, a three-car accident led to one of the vehicles hitting Lanhuck's Monday morning.  Sgt. Josh Wittmer told 14 News one woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Wittmer called the damage to the building "significant" and said the building commissioner has determined the building is unsafe.  

Officers said Columbia will be closed from Governor to Lafayette until the building receives the appropriate repairs to stabilize it.

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