Car Slams Into Trader Joe’s Store in Woodland Hills; 1 Hospitalized

One person was hospitalized Saturday after a car driven by an elderly man slammed into a Trader Joe’s store in Woodland Hills, according to a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Traffic Division.

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A car slammed into a Trader Joe’s store in Woodland Hills on Saturday, May 17, 2014. One person was hospitalized after the incident, police said. (Credit: RMG News)

The incident occurred shortly before 1:30 p.m. at 21055 Ventura Boulevard (map). LAPD officers responded to the scene, where they questioned the driver.

The condition of the hospitalized person was not immediately known.

News video showed a¬†four-door Infiniti sedan inside the building after it apparently drove through one of the automatic doors at the front entrance. The car’s windshield was smashed on the driver’s side.

The vehicle was later driven out of the store, which was closed for several hours after the incident.

No other information was available.