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Elderly Woman Crashes Into Church Stairwell



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    An elderly female driver was hospitalized with minor injuries after crashing into an entryway wall outside a Wethersfield church.

    An elderly female driver crashed into a stairwell at the entryway to a Wethersfield church Sunday, police said.

    Police responded to the crash outside the Corpus Christie Church in Wethersfield  just after 11 a.m. An elderly woman mistook the gas pedal for the brake pedal and then crashed into an outdoor stairwell, damaging it, Wethersfield Lt. Andy Power said.

    There was another woman in the car with her at the time, but no one was injured. There were no pedestrians in the area at the time.

    There was no damage to the church structure.

    All parties refused medical treatment.