Car smashes through shop window in Belfast

A car has crashed through the front of a shop on Lisburn Road, Belfast. Pic by Deric Henderson

A car has crashed through the front of a shop on Lisburn Road, Belfast. Pic by Deric Henderson

Shoppers have escaped injury after a car ploughed through the front window of a premises in south Belfast.

The incident happened at Russell’s food and drink shop on the Lisburn Road just before 5pm.

The emergency services attended the scene, but police confirmed there were no serious injuries.

It has been reported that the vehicle was being driven by an elderly man.

Motorists have been warned to be aware of potential delays in the area.