Down to the river

By Raymond Boc

Neither of the two occupants of the late-model sedan was injured when it crashed through the fence separating the Burgers ‘N Things parking area from the low-running Thornton River in Sperryville on Saturday afternoon, winging a picnic table and dumpster on the way. State police said the unidentified driver got a ticket for reckless driving; the couple told a bystander that their only injuries involved pride — and that their shoes got wet when they got out of the car.

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