x
Breaking News
More () »

Atlanta's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Atlanta, Georgia | 11alive.com

Car crashes into Clayton County daycare

The incident occurred at La Petite Academy of Riverdale off Taylor Road.
Credit: WXIA

RIVERDALE, Ga. — A car crashed into a daycare center in Clayton County on Friday.

The incident occurred at La Petite Academy of Riverdale off Taylor Road when a female driver "accidentally" drove into the building, City of Riverdale police confirmed. 

"No one was hurt although the structure of the building appears to be significant," City of Riverdale Police Cpt. Nicole Rabel said. "The initial investigation does not reveal any intent."

The daycare center confirmed that it was a parent's vehicle that struck the building. 

"Our staff followed our safety protocols to ensure the children’s well-being," La Petite Academy director of communication, Lydia Cisaruk said. 

"We are assessing the building damage and will work to expedite repairs," Cisaruk said. "Nothing is more important to us than the safety of our children and staff."

MORE HEADLINES: 

2 adults, children seen leaving Gwinnett hotel room where man was found dead

Taco Bell is removing 9 items from its menu in September

Simone Biles’ brother charged in Ohio triple homicide

Hurricane Dorian: Spaghetti models, tracking maps and more