IRMO, SC (WLTX) A car crashed into a Chinese restaurantFriday evening striking a gas line and causing a road closure.
The accident happened at the 2600 block of Broad River road at the Chopstix Chinese Restaurant around 7pm.
The car struck atwo- inch gas line severing it according to South Carolina Highway Patrol, no one was injured and everyone got out of the restaurant safely.
A portion of Broad River roadis closed to traffic while emergency crews working with SCEG turn off the gas andstabilizedthe car. Outbound lanes of Broad River roadis open and the inbound lane is still beign detoured.
According to Senior Trooper Wyant the driver hit the gas instead of the brake.