Some people carry a flashlight, some warm gloves, or maps in their vehicle. Others carry crack pipes and Molotov cocktails.

Last night, a person crashed into the Central Ohio Fire Museum at 260 N. 4th Street just before 11:30 pm. and decided to flee the scene. I guess the person simply couldn’t face the music to the tune of reckless driving, paraphernalia possession, and explaining why you have a gasoline soaked rag in a bottle of flammable liquid.

Police don’t believe the incendiary device was intended for the museum but they are still checking out the situation.

As far as the museum goes, the car damaged some of the interior but the driver didn’t manage to mess up too many expensive things.

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