A woman was ticketed after a mishap Monday morning damaged mailboxes at a postal station in The Villages.
The woman pulled into the postal station in the Village of Glenbrook at 9:20 a.m. and her foot slipped off the brake and onto the gas pedal, according to the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office.
Her vehicle jumped the curb, hit a Villages Daily Sun newspaper box at the postal station and the box was pushed into the building.
The woman was not injured, but she was ticketed on a charge of careless driving.
Villagers whose mailboxes were damaged were having trouble retrieving their mail.