LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - A vehicle crashed into the Lee County Courthouse satellite office Thursday afternoon, hitting one woman inside and causing the office to close.
The crash involving a Kia Forte happened at around 11:28 a.m. at the front part of the courthouse satellite office behind the Auburn Mall at 1266 Mall Pkwy.
According to Captain Lorenza Dorsey with the Auburn Police Department, a 68-year-old woman inside the courthouse has been transported to the East Alabama Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the car is a 45-year-old female from Auburn, and she declined to be taken to the hospital.
The road around the courthouse is closed to traffic, so avoid this area if possible.
Citizens needing to utilize the services of the Probate Office and Revenue Commissioner's Office can continue to visit the Lee County Courthouse in Opelika or the Smiths Station Satellite Office.