Car crashes into building in downtown Peterborough
A car crashed into a building in downtown Peterborough on Thursday evening.
The crash happened around 5 p.m. at the corner of Rubidge and Charlotte streets.
The vehicle jumped the sidewalk, crashed through a metal fence and struck a building and a gas line.
The building, which houses a law office, was temporarily evacuated as a precaution.
The driver was assessed at the scene by paramedics.
On Friday, police said a 26-year-old man was charged with careless driving. A passenger in the vehicle was taken to hospital with minor injuries.