Car crashes into fountain


David Fong | Troy Daily News Troy Police Department Captain Joe Long assesses the situation after a car drove up over the curb and almost into the fountain on the Public Square on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Troy. The car, driven by Lee Bailen, 69, of Troy, ran over a sign and a fire hydrant before coming to a stop near the wall of the fountain. Bailen said he accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake. He was ticketed for failure to control.


Crash on Public Square

David Fong | Troy Daily News Troy Police Department Captain Joe Long assesses the situation after a car drove up over the curb and almost into the fountain on the Public Square on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Troy. The car, driven by Lee Bailen, 69, of Troy, ran over a sign and a fire hydrant before coming to a stop near the wall of the fountain. Bailen said he accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake. He was ticketed for failure to control.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/06/web1_Crash-5.jpgDavid Fong | Troy Daily News Troy Police Department Captain Joe Long assesses the situation after a car drove up over the curb and almost into the fountain on the Public Square on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Troy. The car, driven by Lee Bailen, 69, of Troy, ran over a sign and a fire hydrant before coming to a stop near the wall of the fountain. Bailen said he accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake. He was ticketed for failure to control.