Car crashes into utility pole, knocks out power

By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter16 Staff Email

A car crashed into a utility pole Wednesday evening knocking out power to close to 120 residences.

The accident happened near the intersection of State Road 23 and the state line.

Police tell us a man was headed south from Michigan into Indiana when he lost control of his car.

The man struck a utility pole splitting his car in two.

He was taken to the hospital for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

It is not known if alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Officials expect power to be restored to customers by Thursday morning.

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