Woman hospitalized after car crashes into fruit shop

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FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — A woman is in critical condition after she crashed her car into a Fresno fruit shop Sunday afternoon, sparking a fire.

Just after 2:30 p.m., officers were called out to the area of California and Martin avenues after a car crashed into a fruit shop. Police say the car caught on fire following the crash and flames spread to the building.

When firefighters arrived, they found a woman in her 50s inside of the building who was engulfed in flames. They say she was the driver of the car.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the woman and was taken to Community Regional Medical Center with severe burns.

Nobody was inside of the business at the time of the crash.

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July 23 2021 05:30 pm

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