ROYAL OAK TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A driver crashed their vehicle into an abandoned building in Royal Oak Township early Thursday morning, police report.
At about 4 a.m. on Nov. 10, a vehicle crashed into a vacant building on Wyoming Avenue near Northend Avenue, which is between 8 Mile and 9 Mile roads. Michigan State Police say troopers found the car up against the building while on patrol.
Police say the driver sustained minor cuts and was experiencing ankle pain after the crash. First responders rendered aid, then the driver was taken to the hospital for treatment, officials said.
The driver had a suspended license and was cited and released, police said. They don’t believe alcohol or drugs are factors in the crash.
The exterior of the abandoned building appears to have been significantly damaged in the crash. See a photo of the scene below.
Police say they’ve attempted to contact the building’s owner, but have been unsuccessful.