DeLand, FL (September 13, 2023) – A vehicle caught fire after crashing into a gas pump at Mas Food Mart on East New York Avenue in DeLand late Monday, September 12, 2023.
Florida Highway Patrol reports that a Dodge Challenger hit the pump, causing the blaze.
The driver, a 56-year-old from Port Orange, faced critical injuries and was rushed to HCA Lake Monroe Hospital.
News people at the scene post-crash observed the charred vehicle and notable damage to the store.
The investigation is still ongoing.