RED OAK – Police reported one person transported to the hospital with injuries after a vehicle accidentally drove into the front of Aycox & Pearson Family Dentistry in Red Oak on Tuesday.
Officers responded to the call at the business, located in the 300 block of E. Ovilla Road (Farm-to-Market 664) at about noon.
According to information released by the Red Oak Police Department, Warren Stroud, 74, of Waxahachie, was parking his 2007 Ford F-150 into a parking space in front of the dental office when he inadvertently accelerated his truck instead of braking. The pickup drove into the front of the dentist office, hitting the receptionist desk and knocking the receptionist, Delores Turner, 54, of Midlothian, out of her chair, police said.
Turner suffered minor injuries and was transported to Baylor Medical Center at Waxahachie via East Texas Medical Center ambulance, police said, saying Stroud was not injured in the accident.
No other people or vehicles were damaged, according to the reports.