Pickup truck slams into building, driver runs away

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PHOENIX – Police are searching for the driver who plowed a reportedly stolen truck into a Phoenix strip mall and then took off.

It happened at about 10 p.m. Friday near Seventh Avenue and Broadway Road.

According to police, somebody drove the truck into the side of car stereo and television repair business.

Video from the scene showed the serious damaged the impact left behind. The truck was almost all the way inside the building. Work crews have already started cleaning up the mess.

The owner of the business, who did not want to be identified, said investigators told him the truck has been stolen. The driver left that truck behind, fleeing the scene on foot.

Police do not have a description of the suspect.

No injuries were reported.