Crumbled bricks and shattered glass lay behind the counter at EZPawn, 3002 N. Navarro St., on Tuesday afternoon.
About noon Tuesday, a gold sedan crashed into the storefront of the pawn shop.
Car hits building at 3002 N. Navarro St. No injuries, and driver is telling officers that there was a vehicle malfunction. A mechanic has not yet inspected the vehicle, a 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis. pic.twitter.com/OjkuueTtZZ— Morgan O'Hanlon (@mcohanlon) October 8, 2019
The driver of the 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis that hit the building, Pauline Ray, 82, of Victoria, told officers her car malfunctioned.
Victoria Police Officer Emily Erickson said a mechanic has not yet inspected the vehicle to confirm the malfunction.
City inspector Rick Madrid arrived at the scene soon after the crash and confirmed that the building was structurally sound.
No injuries were reported.
No citations were issued, according to officers at the scene, but the investigation is ongoing.