TOWN OF ULSTER-A car crashed into an apartment at 3000 Ulster Garden Court around 1 pm on Tuesday, according to first responders.

The elderly driver of a blue Sudan drove into the building but sustained only minor injuries , said Lt. Fred Klun of the Ulster Hose Fire Department.

According to Klun, the woman was taken to a local hospital for evaluation and there were no occupants in the apartment when the crash occurred.

The woman, whose name was not immediately released, started up her car from the parking lot, jumped the curb, drove more than 15 feet over a sidewalk and across the lawn before smashing through the exterior wall of an apartment.

The case has been turned over to the Town of Ulster Police Department for further investigation.

The car was removed by a towing service and workmen were brought in to secure the apartment.