Car smashes into repair shop

February 26, 2010

A Muncie man survived a close call with an out-of-control car at an auto repair shop on Thursday afternoon. According to police, the car collided with another vehicle and then careened into Earl’s Auto Repair in Muncie, smashing through a wall. A mechanic was temporarily pinned by the vehicle and later was taken to a hospital with a few broken ribs, according to the shop owner.