Elderly Driver Hurt After Car Slams Into Northeast Philly Restaurant

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    Surveillance video from Steve Stein's Famous Deli & Restaurant shows an elderly driver plow through the dining room, just missing customers who were sitting inside. (Published Thursday, Aug 21, 2014)

    An elderly man is in the hospital after his car slammed into a Northeast Philly deli and restaurant, barely missing a woman who was sitting inside.

    Car Slams Into Deli

    [PHI] Car Slams Into Deli
    An elderly man is in the hospital after his car slammed into a local deli and restaurant. (Published Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014)

    An 86-year-old man was driving along the 1700 block of Grant Avenue Tuesday around 4:30 p.m. when he somehow lost control of his vehicle. The man's car crashed into Steve Stein's Famous Deli & Restaurant.

    Workers at the restaurant told NBC10 that no one inside the deli was injured, though the car almost hit a woman who was sitting down.

    The elderly man suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash and was taken to Aria Torresdale Hospital. Officials continue to investigate the cause of the accident.