Sunday , June 23 2024

DUI Driver Takes Out Power Pole

<div class="StoryBlock">
Frenso Police say a drunk driver is lucky to be alive after crashing into a power pole on Ashlan near Highway 168. Several power lines were down, knocking out traffic signals and street lights.&nbsp;<br /><br />It happened at about 9:45 pm. The accident left 1,200 residents without power for several hours. PG&amp;E is working to fix the downed lines and restore power.&nbsp;<br /><br />The driver was arrested at the scene and was not injured. A witness told officers the driver had to crawl out of a window of his destroyed car to get out of the vehicle.&nbsp;</div>

About NewsPress

Dedicated to going around town and getting in everyone's business!

Check Also

For agriculture, a changing climate brings challenges—but also opportunities

In many ways, climate change has already hit home here in the San Joaquin Valley—especially …

Wanna Comment?

Loading Facebook Comments ...

Leave a Reply