Car crashes into Hartselle restaurant Monday afternoon

An elderly woman crashed into the Hartselle restaurant Monday.

An elderly woman crashed into the Hartselle restaurant Monday.

HARTSELLE, Ala.– An elderly woman drove her car into the Pig Stand Barbecue restaurant on US-31 in Hartselle Monday afternoon.

The restaurant manager told WHNT the woman, who is a regular, meant to hit her brakes, but instead accidentally hit the gas pedal and took out the front corner of the building.

Outside view of the car that was driven into the Pig Stand restaurant in Hartselle. Courtesy: Lexie Claire

Outside view of the car that was driven into the Pig Stand restaurant in Hartselle. Courtesy: Lexie Claire

Officers were eating at the establishment at the time of the incident. No injuries were reported. The restaurant reopened Tuesday.