April 02, 2014 16:35
This afternoon, Wednesday April 2, 2014, at 2:02 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the 7-Eleven store located at 4715 Northeast Columbia Boulevard on the report that a car crashed into the store and injured a customer.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the customer, 25-year-old Andres Pasaye-Remigio, who was suffering from minor injuries. He was transported to a Portland hospital for treatment.
The driver, 47-year-old Alake Patterson, was cited for Driving Uninsured and Careless Driving (with a crash). She was not impaired at the time of the crash.
Investigators learned that Patterson accidentally accelerated instead of using her brakes as she pulled into a parking spot and crashed into the store.
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204