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Police: Intoxicated man drives car into convenience store

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EAST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police have arrested a man they said was intoxicated when he drove his car into a convenience store in East Hartford early Sunday morning.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday morning at the 7-Eleven on Main Street.

According to police, no one was injured in the crash.

Authorities told Eyewitness News that the driver of the car fled the scene, but was later apprehended and arrested on DUI charges.

It's unclear if the store has since reopened, but officials said the building sustained serious structural damage.

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