Car crashes into Carbondale restaurant

A vehicle crashed through the wall of Thai Taste in Carbondale Tuesday night, sending one person to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

According to Carbondale Police, Kevin Barker, of Marion was driving west on Route 13 when he ran a red light and entered the intersection of westbound 13 and northbound 51.

Barker’s vehicle was then struck by a vehicle traveling North on 51. The impact is what sent Barker’s vehicle through the wall of the restaurant.

Later Tuesday evening, Thai Taste management putout a post on social media saying that the restaurant would closed until further notice for repairs.