A vehicle rushed into a restaurant that was open for lunch, and the driver was taken to the hospital and about 20 customers were evacuated.

According to the police and fire department, today (4th) around 12:50 noon, a vehicle driven by a man in his 80s in Jamsil-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul rushed to a restaurant in operation.

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The driver of the vehicle suffered minor injuries in the accident and was taken to hospital for treatment.

At the time of the accident, there were about 20 customers who visited the restaurant during lunch time, but fortunately, the vehicle hit a pillar outside the restaurant and there were no injuries.

Police and fire departments are investigating the exact cause of the accident against vehicle drivers and witnesses.

(Screen credit: Seoul Songpa Fire Station)