Elderly Driver Pins Pedestrian between Tables at Sam Bridge in Greenwich

Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident with pedestrian injuries on Tuesday afternoon.

The incident took place around 2:30pm at Sam Bridge Nursery and Greenhouses at 437 North Street after a driver in the private parking lot  who was parking traveled through a fence and into benches and a table where a man was sitting.

The pedestrian was pinned between two tables. Police and Greenwich fire Dept responded to the incident.

According to Lt. David Nemecek, the driver, a man in his 80s, was issued a warning for unsafe movement.

The man who was pinned between the tables was taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

 

  • JQPublic

    Glad no one was seriously hurt. It could have been a lot worse. It sounds like it’s time for this driver’s driving ability to be reevaluated. And maybe a sign on the dash:
    Brake pedal⇨ ▇ ▌⇦ Gas Pedal