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Man drives vehicle through local business in Barboursville, WV

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BARBOURSVILLE, WV -

Officers with the Barboursville Police Department say a man drove his car into a local business, injuring people inside.

Dispatchers say the incident happened just before 1:30 p.m. Monday at National Tire & Battery at the Huntington Mall. 

Witnesses who were at a the mall nearby say they saw at least three people being taken to the hospital. The man suspected of driving the vehicle is in custody. Witnesses say he was fleeing from the police and deliberately drove into the business. 

Information on the extent of injuries has not been released at this time.