SUV crashes into Country Cupboard in Carterville

Police say a customer sitting in a booth at a restaurant sustained minor injuries when an SUV hit the building Wednesday afternoon. 

Carterville, Illinois, police say at 12:48 p.m. Wednesday a blue Cadillac Escalade driven by Moshe Gilboa Laurie of Marion, Illinois, hit the Country Cupboard Restaurant at 1323 S. Division St. 

Police say the man was trying to park at the restaurant when he hit an empty vehicle parked in the lot and continued forward, hitting a wooden fence and the south wall of the restaurant. The impact cause the wall to move inward, injuring the customer inside. 

Police say no one involved required medical treatment. 

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