On Sunday morning, Aug. 5, a motor vehicle struck the front of the Lewiston post office on South Eighth Street and allegedly fled the scene.
The Lewiston Police Department quickly responded and Lewiston No. 1 Fire Volunteer Fire Co. stabilized the damaged structure until repairs can be done.
LPD located the elderly driver, identified as Glenn A. Smith, 84, and issued appropriate tickets.
The LPD said this was the second such car/building accident in 2012 in Lewiston.