Kansas City church damaged after speeding car takes flight - KCTV5

Kansas City church damaged after speeding car takes flight

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Police say a car went airborne and slammed into the church, leaving a large hole in the wall. (KCTV5) Police say a car went airborne and slammed into the church, leaving a large hole in the wall. (KCTV5)
Officers say a crash made that car take flight and hit the side of the church. (KCTV5) Officers say a crash made that car take flight and hit the side of the church. (KCTV5)
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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A local church has been left to pick up the pieces after a car slammed into the building late Thursday night.

The accident happened about 11 p.m. at the Spirit of Truth Tabernacle, located at E 23rd Street and Van Brunt Boulevard.

Police say a car went airborne and slammed into the church, leaving a large hole in the wall.

Officers say a crash made that car take flight and hit the side of the church.

The driver of the car left the scene before officers arrived.

Police say speed was a factor in the crash.

Kansas City’s dangerous buildings inspector was called to look at the building and determine if it is safe to inhabit.

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