Taxi slams into Wicker Park restaurant Prasino

Two patrons of a Wicker Park restaurant were hurt when a cab crashed through its window around 10 a.m. Friday morning at Prasino in the 1800-block of West Division.

November 4, 2011 5:22:43 AM PDT
Two patrons of a Wicker Park restaurant were hurt when a cab crashed through its window around 10 a.m. Thursday morning at Prasino in the 1800-block of West Division.

A restaurant spokesperson explains there were a few people eating in the dining room when the cab came crashing through the window, hitting booths and tables.

The patrons were not seriously hurt.

Two passengers were inside the cab, but there is no word on whether they suffered any injuries.

Police said the cab's driver may have lost control of the vehicle because of wet pavement.