The police from Mielno (West Pomeranian Voivodeship) detained a 36-year-old resident of the city. While parking, the woman lost control of the vehicle and drove the car into the store. Officers said she was completely drunk. On Sunday, she was questioned and heard accusations of causing a road crash, being drunk and endangering the life and health of other people. The woman is in custody, on Monday the prosecutor intends to apply to the court for pre-trial detention.
As Commissioner Monika Kosiec from the Municipal Police Headquarters in Koszalin informed us, around On Friday 14, a report was received about the destruction of the entrance to the supermarket by car.
The police determined that a 36-year-old resident of Mielno was responsible for it. While the vehicle was parked, she was said to have entered a supermarket, damaging the front door and the shop window. According to investigators, three people were taken to a hospital in Koszalin as a result of the event with leg injuries.
She “confused” the brake with the throttle
After testing with a breathalyzer, it turned out that the woman had 2.2 per mille of alcohol in the exhaled air. As she explained to the police, she mistook the brake pedal for the gas pedal because she was driving a car with an automatic transmission.
The woman was arrested. As Kom. Monika Kosiec from the Municipal Police Headquarters in Koszalin informed on Sunday, the 36-year-old woman was interrogated in the prosecutor’s office in Koszalin and she was charged with causing a road crash, being drunk and risking the loss of life and health of other people. He is in police custody, on Monday the prosecutor intends to apply to the court for pre-trial detention.
Main photo source: KMP Koszalin