From the Archives: Runaway truck lands on fast-food counter

March 5, 1997: Over the Counter: A runaway truck straddles a counter at El Burrito Loco on Wednesday
March 5, 1997: Burbank Police Officer Larry Hill looks over the scene where a truck backed through the front of El Burrito Loco at Victory and Burbank boulevards in Burbank.
(Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times)

A driver lost control, crossed two streets, smashed into cars and then backed onto the restaurant counter. The driver, a passenger and three restaurant patrons were injured.

This photo by staff photographer Rick Meyer appeared in the March 6, 1997, Los Angeles Times Valley Edition.

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