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Car slams into Pontotoc church

A car crashed through a brick wall Thursday evening at West Heights Baptist Church in Pontotoc.

Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 7:09 PM
Updated: Jan. 12, 2018 2:42 AM

PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) - A car crashed through a brick wall into West Heights Baptist Church children's room in Pontotoc.

Police say it happened around 5 p.m Thursday.

There's no word of any injuries but the pastor of the West Heights says the driver seemed to be okay. 

After viewing the scene, he went to the hospital and prayed with the driver. 

The church says there were no children in the room at the time of the accident. 

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