Car Crashed Into Vernon Barber Shop

A car crashed into a barber shop in Vernon on Wednesday afternoon and managed to avoid any injuries. 

An 84-year-old Tolland driver of a red sedan crashed into the front of the barber shop at Risley Plaza on Talcottville Road and Green Circle, according to police, and there are no injuries. The car went through the front glass wall of the barber shop.

Vernon police, fire and EMS personnel responded at about 1:02 p.m.

Customers and barbers were in the shop at the time, but no one was injured.

Vernon's building official inspected the barber shop and determined there wasn't serious structural damage to the plaza building because most of the damage was contained to the front of the shop.

Police established the crash was accidental and don't plan on filing motor vehicle charges against the driver.

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