Teen accidentally runs car into Chanello’s Pizza in Hampton

Police say a 16-year-old driver ran into the Chanello's at the 1800 block of Todds Lane in Hampton on Nov. 8, 2017. Photo courtesy of Bryan Salerno

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A new driver got an unfortunate surprise on Wednesday night in Hampton, startling dinner time customers at a Chanello’s Pizza in the process.

Police say a 16-year-old girl from Smithfield tried to place her 2004 Honda sedan in park around 5:45 p.m. Instead, she accidentally ran the car into the front of the pizza shop in the 1800 block of Todds Lane.

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No injuries were reported, but the driver was charged with one count of reckless driving on private property.