Car crashes into CVS store in Johnston

A car crashed into a CVS store on Putnam Pike in Johnston on Tuesday.

A woman suffered minor injuries after police said she struck a CVS store on Putnam Pike in Johnston.

The accident happened at about 11:15 a.m. Tuesday.

A 58-year-old woman was trying to park her 2013 Toyota Venza when she told police the car accelerated on its own and struck the store.

Police said they will inspect the car for mechanical defects.

A CVS employee suffered minor injuries after items fell on her when the car hit the building.