Around 3:15 p.m., two cars at the intersection of Contra Costa
Boulevard and Alan Drive collided, sending one car up the walkway and into
the front of the store located at 1005 Contra Costa Blvd., Sgt. Scott
Approximately 30 customers and workers inside the store were
unharmed except for a few complaints of pain, the sergeant said.
Vermillion said it was "very lucky" that no one was injured inside
the store crowded with shoppers stocking up for the Easter holiday.
He said he did not know when the store would reopen since it
sustained major damage to its front entryway.
A preliminary investigation showed that neither drugs, alcohol or
speed appear to have been factors in the crash, the sergeant said.