Car Strikes Post Office

Saturday, October 7. Cotuit Fire received a call for a motor vehicle vs. building incident.  Units responded from the Cotuit Fire Station.  Upon location we found a vehicle had struck the side of the building, the Cotuit Post Office, causing moderate damage and then backed up into the parking lot.  The driver, a 78-year-old male, denied injury and refused treatment and transport to the hospital.  The Barnstable Building Inspector responded and determined that the building was structurally safe. Barnstable police also responded and assisted.