Vehicle damaged after hitting Sears building

From Local Sources

JASPER — A French Lick woman’s vehicle was damaged after it hit the Sears building Thursday afternoon.

Edith M. Hall, 83, was driving her 2015 Ford Escape west in the parking lot of  Sears, 220 Baden Strasse, at 1:42 p.m. and was going into a parking spot, Jasper Police reported. Hall told the police that she believes her foot slipped off the brake and hit the gas pedal. Her vehicle drove into the front of the building.

Damage to Hall’s Ford was estimated at $5,000. No damage to the building was reported and no charges were filed.

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