Car slams into East Providence CVS

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police said a driver mistook the gas for the brake and slammed into the side of a CVS store late Tuesday morning.

It happened at 63 Newport Avenue around 11:10 a.m.

There were no injuries reported and the store remained open following the crash.

Police said the building inspector was called to the scene to make sure the building was stable.