Driver Crashes into Front of Jasper Sears Building

JASPER -- Luckily no one was hurt yesterday afternoon when a car drove into the Sears building Jasper’s north side.

It happened just before 1:45 p.m. yesterday.

Police say a French Lick woman’s foot slipped off of the break and hit the gas pedal, causing her to drive into the front of the Sears store.

That’s near the intersection of Baden Strasse and Newton Streets.

No word today on the extent of the damage.