UPDATE: One Person Injured when Vehicle Runs Into Building


Klamath Falls, Ore.– The man who drove his truck into the Pick-it Fence Boutique on East Main Street told investigators he became distracted while driving down the road Saturday night.

Photo: Jessica Olsen

37-year old Paul Abernathy veered to the left and hit a power pole before coming to rest in the front of the downtown business. Police say Abernathy was driving home from the hospital where he had been treated for an unknown medical condition, which may also have contributed to the accident. Abernathy was taken to Sky Lakes to be treated for injuries he received in the wreck.