Driver charged with DWI, 2 people taken to hospital after car crashes into Greensboro building

Piedmont Triad News

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A driver was charged with DWI, and two people were taken to the hospital after a car crashed into a Greensboro buildingon Wednesday, according to the Greensboro Fire Department.

The call reporting the crash came in at 1:48 p.m.

The crash involved an Acura, being driven by John Sandlin, 39, of Greensboro, and a Cadillac and happened on Pisgah Church Road.

The Acura backed up, went up the driveway of the church and backed into the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Sandlin was charged with DWI.

Two people were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

No one in the Kingdom Hall was injured.

The building has been deemed unsafe. No one can enter until the owner gets a permit to make repairs.

A fence in the Yester Oaks apartment complex across the street was also damaged in the crash.

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