SUV crashes into car at Decatur restaurant

Posted: Updated:

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Decatur police are investigating a crash that sent a parked car into a local restaurant and one person to the hospital Tuesday morning.

Witnesses tell WAND News an SUV was driving over the viaduct near the intersection of 22nd Street and East Locust Street when, for an unknown reason, it left the roadway to the right, crashing into a parked car at Debbie's Diner.  The parked car was pushed into the restaurant, causing damage to both vehicles.

Witnesses also tell WAND News that the driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital for treatment, and that no one was in the parked car at the time of the crash.

Current Conditions
  • Current Events

    • Spirit of Giving

      Join WAND, Cromwell Radio, Walmart North and Macon County Toys for Tots in the Spirit of Giving Toy Drive, Friday, December 1st. T

    • Coats for Kids Drive

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - You can help keep central Illinois children warm this winter by donating new and gently used coats during WAND-TV's Coats for Kids drive.

    • Agribusiness Today

      Get your agribusiness report here!

    • Web Exclusives

      Here at WAND we strive to bring you the latest coverage on news happening across central Illinois, and this page is a continuation of that effort.