A press release from the Jackson County Sheriff says that on June 20, at 8:23 a.m. the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Upper Rogue Community Center, located at 22465 Highway 62 in Shady Cove for a report of a vehicle into a building.
The driver, Juliette Van Weeghel, 47, of Trail, was attempting to park in a parking spot when her foot accidently slipped off the brake pedal of her 2007 Volkswagen Passat. The vehicle crashed into the building taking out the southwest corner of the community center.
Due to the damage, the building has been deemed unsafe. It is currently closed until an engineer can do a complete evaluation of the structural damage.
There were no injuries reported. Van Weeghel was cited for Careless Driving. There is no indication of any intoxicants.