A vehicle was driven into the VA Hospital located at 1400 VFW Parkway in West Roxbury this afternoon, according to the Boston Fire Department.
The driver of the vehicle was an elderly man. The fire department said there were no serious injuries and the man was taken to the VA Hospital emergency room to get checked out. The vehicle, a Lexus sedan, was driven into a mechanical room in the hospital. Officials originally said that the vehicle had been driven into the emergency room.
There does not appear to be any serious structural damage, the fire department said on Twitter.
The fire department responded to the scene at 12:25 p.m. Officials have removed the vehicle from the scene.
Here are some images from the scene:
Car removal by tow truck http://t.co/EruEnsLX5z— Boston Fire Dept. (@BostonFire) May 23, 2014
We’ll update this story as more information becomes available.