VIDEO: Elderly driver crashes into New York laundromat

(Courtesy: CNN Newsource/WABC/Laundromat surveillance)

Six people were injured, three of them seriously hurt, when a driver crashed into a laundromat on Staten Island Sunday morning, WABC reports.

Authorities said a 74-year-old man accidentally went into reverse while trying to park and slammed into the building around 8 a.m.

Surveillance video showed the car backing up and crashing through into the laundromat. The man told police he accidentally stepped on the gas instead of the brake.

Police said all of the injuries were non-life threatening.

The crash remains under investigation.

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