3 people injured after car drives onto sidewalk in Fredericksburg

Hill Country

(KXAN/Jody Barr)

FREDERICKSBURG, Texas (KXAN) — Three people were hurt after a car ended up on the sidewalk on Main Street in Fredericksburg on Thursday afternoon.

Authorities say an 87-year-old man from Buchanan Dam mistook the accelerator for the brake and drove along the sidewalk.

Two women in their 60s were taken to a Fredericksburg hospital with minor injuries.

A 67-year-old woman from Georgetown was taken by helicopter to Dell Seton Medical Center in Austin in serious condition.

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