When a woman’s car breaks down
Car rental company, CARROT, has issued an alert after an owner was injured after an SUV crashed into her car.
According to the alert, an accident happened Tuesday night at about 11:15 p.m. in the 4200 block of Old Hickory Road in Baltimore County.
The woman’s SUV was parked in the lot of a nearby home.
The driver, identified as 52-year-old Carol Gavins, was transported to a local hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.
She was released from the hospital on Wednesday.
The alert notes that the crash was caused by a “puncture to a tire.”
A police report indicates the SUV was traveling southbound on Old Hickorys Road.
According an alert issued by CARROTT, the vehicle was traveling between 1,000 and 2,000 feet per hour at the time of the crash.
The crash caused a tire to puncture and caused damage to the vehicle’s interior.
The alert states that the SUV sustained minor damage and was towed away by CARRT.
The company said that it is offering free repairs on any car that has a cracked rear or a tire that has lost traction.