TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – An 82-year-old woman hit a parked car and flipped her own vehicle after swerving to avoid hitting a squirrel, according to WPBN/UpNorthLive.
The incident happened in Traverse City Sunday evening. UpNorthLive reports that police said the driver was able to get out of the car with the help of a witness who heard the crash.
The woman refused to go to a hospital and was evaluated by members of the Traverse City Fire Department who, as UpNorthLive reports, determined she only had minor scrapes and bruises.
She was given a citation for driving without due care and caution.