Pensioner crashes into town centre shop

Damage to the Fidler and Pepper Window in Mansfield on Thursday
Damage to the Fidler and Pepper Window in Mansfield on Thursday

AN ELDERLY woman crashed into a shop front in Mansfield town centre this afternoon (Thursday).

The pensioner mounted the pavement on Queen Street and smashed into the front of Fidler and Pepper Solicitors, damaging the brick wall and smashing the window.

The fire service turned up to make the vehicle safe, while the the driver was tended to by paramedics and spoken to by police.