A busy roundabout was brought to a crawl after a car crashed into a Whanganui laundromat.
Emergency services were called to the Dublin St Bridge and Anzac Parade roundabout just after 3.30pm on Tuesday after a car crashed into the building bordering BP petrol station.
Traffic was brought to a crawl as emergency services tried to gain access to the scene.
A Fire and Emergency spokesperson said it would cut the power to the building before removing the vehicle and ensuring building is structurally sound.
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He could not say how the accident occurred and didn't believe the driver was seriously injured.
A staff member at the neighbouring BP said that she saw a car hit the laundromat.
"I saw a car hit the laundry door and the air bag opened."