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Driver Cited in 3-Car Crash Outside F.C. Farmers Market

Photo: Simon van Steyn)
Photo: Simon van Steyn)

According to Falls Church Police, as reported by the City’s Public Information Office today, at 11:35 a.m. today a driver exiting the parking lot behind the Falls Church City Hall after shopping at the Farmer’s Market there pulled onto Little Falls St. and crashed into a moving vehicle which subsequently slammed into a parked vehicle on that street. The driver of the first car then apparently accidentally hit his accelerator and slammed into a retaining wall in front of the townhouses at 222 and 224 Little Falls St.

The ┬ádriver of the first car, James D. Oglevee, 83, was cited for “failure to yield while entering a street.” No one was sent to the hospital, and Little Falls Street was closed for about an hour.