By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A car slammed into the side of a building on West Liberty Avenue on Thursday morning.

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The crash happened in the 1700 block of Liberty Avenue near Capitol Avenue and West Liberty Avenue inbound has one lane closed.

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The car has been removed from the building and is being towed. The impact was so strong that officials condemned the building.

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Police tell KDKA that the driver was injured but fled the scene. They found a large amount of blood in the car and have contacted local hospitals if the driver checks in.