Car crashes into Spokane apartment building, alcohol involved, police say

Car crashes into Spokane apartment building, alcohol involved, police say
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A car crashed into the Ruby Suites building just off Division near downtown Spokane Monday night.

Police tell 4 News Now the driver, identified as 60-year-old Diana Beitz, said she did not see the stop sign at Boone and Division before she went crashing into the building around 9:30 p.m.

Car crashed into Ruby Suites off division. At least one person hauled off in a stretcher. Working to get more info. #4NewsNow pic.twitter.com/UCvRjBkGvJ

— Kyle Simchuk (@KyleKXLY) November 26, 2019

A witness told police the car was going 80 miles an hour. An officer on scene said the car went 10 feet into the building.

Beitz was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Police said they had probable cause to arrest her for driving under the influence.