Car plows into Dollar General in Florence

An SUV crashed into the Dollar General store at South Irby Street and Third Loop Road in Florence just after 10:30 Wednesday morning.

The driver and a man inside the store were taken to the hospital for minor injuries, according to EMS officials.

Store employees say they heard a loud noise and seconds later saw the SUV in the middle of the store.

It knocked over a counter and several shelves.

A man inside the store was hit on the leg by debris, according to store employees.

Employees say the whole incident was caught on the store's surveillance cameras.

Officials are working to determine why the woman drove the SUV into the store.

The store is temporarily closed until the SUV is removed from the building and the debris is cleared.

Florence police are investigating the incident