Truck into Dollar Tree

APACHE JUNCTION, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- Police say a woman hitting the wrong pedal caused a truck to crash through the side window of a Dollar Tree store in Apache Junction on Saturday afternoon.

Truck into Apache Junction Dollar Tree

According to Superstition Fire and Medical, a woman in her mid-50s drove into the store near Apache Trail and Meridian Drive shortly after 4 p.m. Fire officials said the driver, her teenage daughter in the truck, and a store employee had minor injuries and were treated at the scene, but nobody was taken to the hospital. Police say the employee was hit by flying debris during the incident.

Apache Junction police say the woman said she simply hit the wrong pedal, causing the crash. Police on scene said the woman received a citation.


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