4 injured after car drives into Smithtown doctor’s office

Posted at 5:44 PM, Mar 04, 2014
and last updated 2014-03-04 22:48:44-05

SMITHTOWN, New York (PIX11) – Four people were hurt after a driver lost control and slammed into a pediatric doctor’s office in Smithtown Tuesday afternoon.

woman into doctors office

Injured in the crash were the driver, a 74-year-old woman, and three people inside the building, according to the Suffolk County Police Department.  The people hurt in the office include a female employee, a mother and the woman’s 9-year-old son.


The 75-year-old driver of the car suffered minor injuries. (Suffolk County Police Department)

Police say the car slammed into the side of the doctor’s office at 300 Middle Country Road just after 4:20 p.m.

woman hurt

All four people were taken to Stony Brook University Hospital.  The injuries are described as minor.

The car was pulled out of the building and electricity was cut off.

A police investigation is ongoing.