SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – The driver was hospitalized but no other injuries were reported after a Uhaul truck drove through the front of a Kwik Stop in Smith County.
The incident happened at about 4 a.m. Sunday at the convenience store located at 6288 U.S. Highway 271, just north of Tyler.
According to a Facebook post by the Winona Volunteer Fire Department, the truck crashed through the front doors of the store and came to a stop inside.
At least one employee was inside the store at the time, but was reportedly uninjured.
The truck’s driver was taken to a local hospital with injuries considered non-life threatening.
The crash remains under investigation.