PEORIA (WEEK) - Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday evening, apparently with minor injuries when a car struck another vehicle, and also part of a Peoria business.
First responders were called about 7:15 p.m. to CVS Pharmacy at 6820 North Pear Tree Lane, near War Memorial Drive.
Peoria Police said an elderly woman told police she fell asleep at the wheel, her foot hit the gas pedal, then her car hit the other vehicle and one of the pillars at CVS.
The driver and a person in the other car were transported to a local hospitals. Police said they suffered minor injuries.
There was minor structural damage to CVS Pharmacy.