HOUSTON -

According to deputies, a woman was waiting for her laundry when a car came crashing through the front window of a washateria and hit her.

Police said the woman was thrown about 25 feet and glass from the window fell on her.

The incident happened around 8 p.m. Friday night at Cypress Station and Hollow Tree in northwest Harris County.

The woman was taken to the hospital.

Police said the driver accidentally hit the gas instead of the brakes.