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Man injured when car crashes into bench outside Wagons West in Pinecrest

Victim flown to Kendall Regional Medical Center

PINECREST, Fla. – A man was injured when a car crashed into a bench outside a Pinecrest shopping center.

The crash occurred Wednesday afternoon outside the Wagons West restaurant on South Dixie Highway.

Police said a woman was attempting to park her car when she somehow lost control of her car, which struck a man who was sitting on the bench.

The man was taken to Kendall Regional Medical Center. He suffered two broken legs.

Witnesses said the victim is a homeless man who frequents the area.

Blood could be seen on the ground near the crash scene.

Nobody inside the restaurant was injured.

The driver was cooperating with authorities.

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