Elderly woman makes new drive-through at Germantown bank's front door

Nov. 26, 2012

Germantown police responded to a report of a car driving through the front door at BMO Harris Bank, W156 N11150 Pilgrim Road, shortly after 10:30 a.m. Nov. 16.

According to the police log, an 81-year-old Germantown woman who was attempting to park in a parking spot in front of the bank lost control of her vehicle and drove through the front door of the business. The woman told police she thought she may have pressed the gas pedal instead of the brake.

The driver was cited for failure to have control of a vehicle. A damage estimate for the building was unavailable at the time of the report.

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