The rec center will stay open, according to a report.
A Lemont man was hospitalized as a precaution Monday morning after his SUV smashed through the Palos Heights Recreation Department building on 127th Street. The recreation center will stay open despite the damage, Sun-Times Media reports. Police and firefighters were on scene at about 9 a.m. The SUV when it crashed through a brick wall near one corner of the building. No one was inside the room when the accident happened. Read: The Palos Heights Recreation Department regularly blogs about fun activities on Palos Patch. Follow Palos Patch on Facebook.