Driver accused of slamming into Goodlettsville gas station taken into custody

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GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A woman who police said crashed into a Goodlettsville gas station before driving away has been taken into custody.

It happened around 5 a.m. Tuesday at the Twice Daily on Long Hollow Pike.

Kimberly Rigsby (Courtesy: Metro-Nashville Police Department)

According to police on the scene, the driver, now identified as Kimberly Rigsby, hit a stone column outside the store and crashed through the glass store front before putting the minivan in reverse and leaving.

The van was found a short time later not too far from the gas station. Rigsby was later located and told police there were mechanical issues with her minivan and that the accelerator stuck.

She will face several charges police said, including, driving on a suspended license and leaving the scene of an accident.

No injuries were reported. The gas station sustained severe damage inside, including a broken water pipe.