Car crashes into Hattiesburg tire shop

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM)- A car ripped through the wall of Goodyear tire company at 509 Broadway Drive, in Hattiesburg Wednesday afternoon.

The unidentified driver lost control turning off Broadway on to Timothy and crashed into the building breaking a water main in the process. Water gushed from the water main for more than an hour and a half. A fire department spokesperson said they were having difficulty finding the shutoff to the main.

The driver and three children were transported to Forrest General Hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the accident is unknown.

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