Car crash at IGA West Ipswich.
Car crash at IGA West Ipswich. Cordell Richardson

Car smashes bollard, IGA entrance at Ipswich shopping centre

AN ELDERLY man was taken to hospital this afternoon after crashing his car at an Ipswich shopping centre.

The car ran over a bollard and crashed into the doors at the IGA in West Ipswich just before 4pm.

A panel of glass at the bottom of the main entry was damaged, but did not shatter.

It is not yet clear if a medical incident is to blame for the accident.

Car crash at IGA West Ipswich.
Car crash at IGA West Ipswich. Cordell Richardson

Three fire trucks, one ambulance and three tow trucks attended the scene.

The male patient was transported to Ipswich Hospital in a stable condition.



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The crash occurred on Childers and Cedars Rd, Elliott at 2.28pm.