Car slams into Bellmore pet store

Investigators are trying to determine why a car slammed into a Bellmore pet store.Police say the accident occurred at around 11 p.m. Monday on Sunrise Highway near Rose Place. According to police, the car was traveling east on Sunrise Highway when the driver apparently lost control and smashed into the side of Worldwide Puppies and Kittens.Authorities say the driver of the car received minor injuries from the crash and that no pets were hurt. The owner of the bar located next to the store says he is relieved the car didn't smash through the pet store's walls into his business. He says his bar was crowded and fears many people could have been hurt.