MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) - A car crashed through the front windows of the Paul Spitzfaden Community Center in Mandeville on Monday morning, injuring four elderly people.
Police said at around 9 a.m., 96-year-old Rita Williams was driving when she jumped the sidewalk and crashed through the front of the building.
Four people were inside and the car hit them before coming to a stop. The most seriously injured is 83-year-old Antonio Cornacchia, of Mandeville. He is being treated at Lakeview Regional for broken bones and lacerations. Leo Wurtzel, 95, Nicholas Currault, 87, both of Mandeville; and 57-year-old Mary Graver, of Covington, who is a Council on Aging St Tammany (COAST) employee, are all being treated for minor injuries at Lakeview and St. Tammany Parish hospitals. They were expected to be released Monday.