West Ballina building damaged after a car ran into it.
West Ballina building damaged after a car ran into it. Tessa Mapstone

Woman crashes car into Northern Rivers medical centre

A SIMPLE action of mistaking the accelerator for the brake has caused a car to crash into a medical centre yesterday morning.

At around 11.15am on Quays Drive, West Ballina the female driver of a Mitsubishi Lancer ended up in the front of the local business, according to Ballina police.

Fire and Rescue confirmed there were no persons trapped or hurt although there was structural damage to the building.



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