LA PINE, OR -- An 18-year-old Bend man faces Careless Driving and Driving Uninsured charges after driving his truck through the front of the Ray's Food Place in La Pine. The crash occurred just after 10 a.m. Wednesday.
Deschutes County Sheriff's deputies say Nathaniel Stevens was trying to park in front of the store when his brakes failed, causing him to drive into the building. Investigators say Stevens attempted to leave, but deputies arrived moments later and issued the citations.
The accident caused about $8500 in damage to the store; there were no injuries.