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Man drives into Hilo McDonald's restaurant

By Associated Press

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LAST UPDATED: 12:55 p.m. HST, Dec 03, 2013



HILO >> A patron at a Hilo McDonald's restaurant ended up inside the building without getting out of his car.

The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports 79-year-old Masaaki Oshiba lost control of his vehicle Monday and crashed into one of the side entrances.

Oshiba says he was going a little too fast, tried to slow down but waited too long. Neither he nor his wife was injured.

The crash closed dine-in services for part of Monday.

Store manager Craig Okui says he was in a meeting when he got the news that the driver wanted to patronize the restaurant and ended up parking inside the door.

Okui says the restaurant had undergone a full renovation and a grand reopening Nov. 11.

He says it likely will be a while before repairs are completed.







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Kealii wrote:
"Gramps! The drive thru is on the OTHER side of the building!"
on December 3,2013 | 12:05PM
GONEGOLFIN wrote:
Drive thru in the literal sense.
on December 3,2013 | 12:30PM
loquaciousone wrote:
Seniors love drive thru service -- even when there is none.
on December 3,2013 | 01:43PM
lowtone123 wrote:
There are easier ways to get your Big Mac fix.
on December 3,2013 | 02:06PM
false wrote:
Guess the drive thru line was too long.
on December 3,2013 | 02:20PM
XlllX wrote:
scary drive through on the east side
on December 3,2013 | 10:11PM
HanabataDays wrote:
"I thought I was hitting the brake, aiyah, musta been the gas..."
on December 4,2013 | 03:25AM
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