One charged with DUI in Tupelo restaurant crash

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Two people were hospitalized Wednesday night after the vehicle they were driving crashed through the front of Sun-Kai Chinese Restaurant.
The driver also has been charged with driving under the influence.
The accident took place on East Main Street around 11 p.m. Wednesday.
The Lexus sport utility vehicle that crashed through the building had a Shelby County, Tenn., license plate.
Tupelo Police said it appears the driver lost control of the vehicle. Only minor injuries were reported.
The accident is under investigation and no names have been released.