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No injuries reported when truck drives into business storefront

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Alma J. Lane, 74, of Bogard Road, in Newport, told officers she accidentally pushed
the gas pedal instead of the brakes when she parked a 1999 GMC Sierra pickup
truck in front of Tan Easy Tanning, at 327 Cosby Highway, in Newport, on Monday,
Dec. 3, at 1 p.m., Newport Police Department Patrolman Mike Robey reported. The
truck crashed into the tanning salon. Lane's husband, Kenneth Lane, was a passenger
in the truck. No one was hurt.
Published: 7:59 AM, 12/04/2012
 

Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-No one was injured when Alma J. Lane, 74, of Bogard Road, in Newport, accidentally crashed a pickup truck she was driving into the storefront of Tan Easy Tanning, at 327 Cosby Highway, on Monday, Dec. 3, the Newport Police Department reported.

Lane allegedly told Patrolman Mike Robey that her husband, Kenneth Lane, was passenger in a GMC truck they co-own in the parking lot in front of the tanning salon when she accidentally pushed the gas pedal instead of the brakes, and crashed through the front wall of the building, at 1 p.m.

Alma Lane said she was trying to park the truck she was driving when the accident occurred.

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