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Woman crashes car into Hooters restaurant

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CLEARWATER, FL (WFLA) -

Clearwater Police were called to the Hooters restaurant at 2800 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd. this morning after a woman who had been drinking at a bar across the street crashed her car into the building.

Lila Christians, 40, had been drinking at Razzel's Lounge, 2794 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., and had made statements to others about wanting to end her life.

She got into her car about 3:21 a.m. and accelerated out of the parking lot and crashed into the west side of the Hooters.

 She suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

Damage to the restaurant, which was closed at the time, was minor.

There was a broken fence, damage to a staircase and a hole in the wall on the west side of the building. 

Christians was taken into custody under the Baker Act.

 

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