As hairstylist Betty Smith sat at her station at Mr. Bo Jangles salon on the five lane in Marion Friday afternoon, she wasn’t expecting a car to come barreling through the building’s brick wall.Read the full article
But that’s exactly what happened.
“I was sitting in my chair and he came through the wall,” said a shaken Smith, still wiping dust from her clothes. “It pushed me back up against the mirror.”
Andrew Willis of Spruce Pine was driving a blue Honda CRV north on the five lane around 2 p.m. when the vehicle left the road and plowed into the building.