UNION, NJ – A vehicle struck the Ce De Candy Company building on Lousons Road Thursday afternoon, June 22, causing damage to the structure. The Ce De Candy Company manufacturers Smarties candy.

According to Fire Chief Michael Scanio, the vehicle hit the front of the building at 1091 Lousons Road, causing significant damage to the exterior and interior of the building.

The vehicle struck an office area where one person was working at the time. According to Chief Scanio, that person reported minor injuries and was treated by Union EMU and released. The driver of the vehicle was not injured. 

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The damage to the building was not structural in nature. 

The accident is being investigated by the Union Police.