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90-year-old driver crashes into Holbrook pub, police say

Police said a man lost control of his car on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, and crashed into The Irish Times Pub on Main Street in Holbrook. / Stringer News Service

A driver trying to park crashed into the front of a Holbrook pub Thursday when he swerved to avoid another vehicle, Suffolk police said.

No one was injured when the driver, a 90-year-old man, hit The Irish Times Pub on Main Street about 4 p.m., police said.

A photo from the scene shows damage to part of an exterior wall, exposing the pub’s interior, but it does not appear the vehicle...

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A driver trying to park crashed into the front of a Holbrook pub Thursday when he swerved to avoid another vehicle, Suffolk police said.

No one was injured when the driver, a 90-year-old man, hit The Irish Times Pub on Main Street about 4 p.m., police said.

A photo from the scene shows damage to part of an exterior wall, exposing the pub’s interior, but it does not appear the vehicle ended up inside the building.

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Police said the fire marshal and Islip Town building inspector will determine if the building is structurally safe.

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