Sneezing fit causes vehicle to hit Davenport business

By  | 

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) — No one was seriously injured after a sneezing fit caused a truck to crash into a business near Five Points. The crash happened around 6:47 a.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Pawn King, 1611 W. Locust Street.

Police say the driver of the truck was headed eastbound on Locust when he had a sneezing attack that caused him to run off the road. The truck hit a light pole, the front entrance to Pawn King, and a construction arrow board. The pole and the arrow weren't damaged too bad, but police say the building received significant damage.

The driver, who was not injured in the crash, was issued a citation for control of vehicle.