Colorado Springs

Woman confuses brake for gas, runs into COS Dollar tree

COLORADO SPRINGS - The Dollar Tree off West Garden of the Gods got an unexpected visitor on Saturday. 

Just after 11 a.m., a vehicle parked in front of the store crashed into the front of the building. 

According to the Colorado Springs Police Department, the driver hit the gas pedal instead of the brakes and drove into the business. 

Luckily, no one was injured in the crash. 

The driver was given a careless driving citation and released. 


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