POSTED: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 10:36am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 8:55am
Longview, Texas (KETK) — UPDATE (2:30 p.m.): The driver of the vehicle has been identified as Clarence Barnes Jr., 79, of Longview.
One person has been taken to a local hospital in stable condition after he crashed his SUV into a Longview business Wednesday morning.
The Longview Fire Department tells KETK, an SUV slammed into the Rent-A-Center in the 1700 block of West Loop 281.
The SUV damaged parked cars before driving into the building.
The building is being assessed by fire officials and is there is no threat of collapse, however, there is considerable damage to the glass and brick.
The driver has not been identified, but KETK will update information as it becomes available.