“You never know when you’re going to wake up and drive through a Binny’s”

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Jonathon Brandmeier talks to 84-year-old Marty Anderson, who accidentally smashed her car into a Binny’s Beverage Depot in Highland Park and luckily escaped a booze-fueled fire. She’s doing great and nobody else was hurt (but a moment of silence for the vodka).


Firefighters extinguished a blaze that broke out after a BMW crashed through a glass window at Binny’s Beverage Depot in Highland Park. (Gregory Trotter / Chicago Tribune)