A car damaged the brick facade of a retail store at the Bowie Town Center this afternoon. A Mercedes 4-door sedan drove though a parking space in the 3900 block of Town Center Boulevard around 1:45 pm striking a light pole driving the pole through the front brick facade. The adult female driver was treated on the scene and refused transportation to a nearby hospital for a check-up.
The retail store was evacuated of all employees and customers until a building inspector arrives and determines the amount of damage.
Fire/EMS units from the Northview Fire/EMS Station and the Departments Technical Rescue Team operated on the scene of this incident.
The City of Bowie Police Department is investigating the incident.