The driver told police she blacked out before the crash, according to the city. No one was inside the building. PINELLAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Published: August 30, 2013
Updated: August 30, 2013 at 12:16 PM
An 88-year-old Clearwater woman was taken to a hospital as a precaution Friday morning after crashing her car into a building, authorities said. According to a police, Mary Brownell drove her Hyundai Sonata into the front of 4 Hearts Sweepstakes Cafe, 2907 State Road 590, about 10 a.m. Brownell told police she blacked out before the crash, according to a city news release. No one was inside the business at the time of the crash, police said. Brownell was taken to Mease Countryside Hospital.
The car and front of the building were damaged. No other injuries were reported. No in