HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. -- Five people were hurt, one critically, when a driver crashed into a Petco store in Highlands Ranch Friday afternoon, authorities said.
The accident happened at about 1:30 p.m. at 1265 Sgt. Jon Stiles Drive.
According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, the driver said she put her Dodge Durango in reverse and the accelerator stuck. The vehicle backed through the store front, hitting customers inside.
"I've never seen anything like that in my life," said Danielle Conny, who witnessed the accident.
Conny told FOX31 News the driver "had sheer panic on her face. There were no other words for her face, she knew she was going to hit something."
Trina Glenn heard the crash, too. "She said my accelerator got stuck. She was kind of confused, she wasn't sure what happened," Glenn said.