Car crashes through window at South Hill YMCA, injuring multiple people

The South Hill’s YMCA is scheduled to re-open Saturday morning. A car crashed through the studio’s windows mid-morning Friday, injuring multiple people and closing the branch for the remainder of the day.

Though it opens 7 a.m. Saturday, the studio will remain closed and classes canceled until further notice.

I talked to someone who was here when it happened and he said multiple people were injured. https://t.co/7V3ZPzSvCM

— Ariana Lake (@arianaKXLY) June 21, 2019

Here’s a look at the damage at South Hill YMCA after a vehicle crashed into the building. #KXLY pic.twitter.com/UsdMCw5A3x

— Ariana Lake (@arianaKXLY) June 21, 2019

A witness said a workout class was in session when the incident happened.

Car crashes through window at South Hill YMCA, injuring multiple people

The gym will be closed for the rest of the day. Gym members are still able to access facilities at other regional YMCAs.

This is the second time a car has crashed through the YMCA’s building in recent months. In November, a woman trying to park her car ended up going through the front window. She was not hurt and police said she was not impaired; the incident was an accident.

Car crashes through window at South Hill YMCA, injuring multiple people

KXLY is on scene working to confirm more information. This is a developing story.

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