November 8, 2013

Driver pulling into parking spot crashes into Dollar Tree in Gray

No one is injured but the store was closed for a structural inspection.

By Edward D. Murphy
Staff Writer

No one was injured but a store in Gray was damaged when a woman pulling into a parking spot failed to stop her car Friday, police said.

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The front of the Dollar Tree store in Gray was damaged Friday when a car crashed into it.

Courtesy Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office

According to the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, Marilynn Randall, 69, of Gray, was pulling into the spot in front of the Dollar Tree store on Portland Road in her 2002 Subaru at about 11:40 a.m. Deputies said Randall failed to stop when she pulled into the space and continued on until she hit the storefront.

Randall was not hurt, but sheriff’s deputies said the store was closed until a structural review could be completed.

Deputies said an investigation into the crash is continuing, but no charges were filed.

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