10 injured after car slams into Stamford restaurant

Ten people were sent to the hospital this afternoon after a car crashed into a packed cafe in Stamford during the peak lunch hour.

Police say the accident happened at Cafe OoLaLa in the Ridgeway Shopping Plaza on Summer Street.

Officials say the driver hit nine people, including a baby. They say all of the victims and the driver are expected to be OK.

Investigators say they are unsure if the driver will face charges.

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