- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 8, 2015

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Police say a van crashed into the Newport News Courthouse after the driver’s prosthetic leg detached.

Newport News police spokeswoman Holly McPherson tells The Daily Press (http://bit.ly/1GLdzJj ) that the woman was trying to parallel park when the accident occurred around 9:45 a.m. Wednesday.

McPherson says the van hit a parked car and then backed into the building. The woman wasn’t injured. A person inside the courthouse suffered a minor injury.

McPherson says the accident didn’t affect court operations.

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Information from: Daily Press, http://www.dailypress.com/

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