Police respond after driver crashes into Belt’s Soft Serve, home in Stevens Point

Witnesses say bathrooms appear badly damaged
Stevens Point Police respond to damage at Belt's Soft Serve.
Stevens Point Police respond to damage at Belt's Soft Serve.(WSAW)
Published: Dec. 18, 2020 at 8:52 PM CST
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STEVENS POINT, Wis. (WSAW) - Police are on the scene of damage at the Belt’s Soft Serve off Division St. in Stevens Point.

According to a Stevens Point Police sergeant at the scene, the driver of a pickup truck drove through the intersection at Dixon St. and Division St.

The truck then hit the south corner of a business. Witnesses tell us that the building was Belt’s Soft Serve. Police said the driver then crossed Church St. and hit a house and garage. Investigators say the crash caused damage to the business and the vehicles inside the garage of the home.

The owners of the home tell NewsChannel 7 they were home at the time of the crash and called 911.

Police said the driver of the pickup truck appeared to have been having a medical emergency at the time of the crash. They had minor injuries and were transported to a nearby hospital.

Drug and alcohol use is not suspected.

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