On 02-06-2016 at 12:53 am, Sandwich Officers were dispatched to the Sandwich Public Library at 925 S Main Street, Sandwich for a report of an accident; vehicle vs. building.
Upon arrival, they found that a vehicle had struck the south side of the Library and had come to a rest inside the building. The driver, 25 year old Cassondra A. Zimbelman from the 1100 blk of East Railroad Street, Sandwich had been north bound on Vale Street where she didn’t stop and entered the parking lot of the Library. From there, she collided with a median in the parking lot and then continued north thru the lot where she then struck the curb. Zimbelman continued north over the curb and then struck the building.
Zimbelman was transported to Valley West Hospital for her injuries. A passenger in the vehicle refused treatment on scene.
Zimbelman was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and received a Citation for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident. She received an I-Bond and a court date of 03/02/2016 at the DeKalb County Court House.
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