Car smashes through supermarket window

ABOVE: The car went through the window right into the supermarket. Photo: JW Media

A car driven by an 88 year old man crashed into the glass frontage of the Aldi supermarket in Casino at 5.22pm today, Monday, January 16.

As the car smashed through the window, it hit shop shelving.

The shelving struck a 50 year old Aldi staff member. She was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Fire and Rescue Casino crew at Aldi after the crash. Photo: JW Media

The driver was trapped in his car and Casino Rescue Squad and Casino Fire and Rescue crews removed nearby obstructions using hand tools to help remove him.

The driver had no serious injuries and was taken to hospital.

Emergency crews work to get the car out of the supermarket. Photo: JW Media
The mess inside and outside the Aldi supermarket. Photo: Susanna Freymark

Watch the video below from JW Media.

Video by JW Media
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