Elderly Man Crashes SUV Into Tulsa Restaurant

Saturday, January 8th 2011, 5:34 pm
By: News On 6


TULSA, Oklahoma -- An elderly driver crashed into a South Tulsa restaurant Saturday.

Police say the man drove his Mercedes SUV into the front of the Hamlet at 91st and Sheridan. No one was hurt, but it smashed the window at the restaurant and damaged his car.

The driver says his brakes quit working as he pulled into the parking lot.

This is the second time a car has crashed into a south Tulsa restaurant in just a week. Monday, four were injured when a driver crashed her Lincoln LS into Mimi's Cafe at 71st and Memorial.

01/03/2010 Related Story: Four Injured After Car Slams Into South Tulsa Cafe