OAKLAND, Calif. - Authorities are searching for a hit-and-run driver who plowed into a deli in Oakland.
The crash happened at the Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen on Sunday afternoon when a driver in an Acura SUV lost control while racing another vehicle, authorities said.
The SUV collided with a fire hydrant and smashed through the front entrance of the Wise Sons restaurant at the intersection of Franklin and 17th Streets.
The deli was closed at the time, and there have been no reports of any injuries.
The driver fled the scene, leaving behind a trail of destruction. The extent of the damage to the building appears to be significant, raising questions about when the deli will be able to resume its operations.
Authorities are urging anyone with information about the hit-and-run incident or the whereabouts of the driver to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation.