Driver Crashes Car, Knocks Out Utility Pole on N. Broadway


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Crews shut one lane on N. Broadway after an early-morning crash, Thursday.

Police say crews are making repairs to a utility pole that was knocked down by a driver.

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Investigators told ABC 36 — the driver was heading towards Fifth Street on North Broadway when she veered off the road and clipped the pole.

Her car flipped several times before stopping, according to police.

The woman was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Crews say it will take several hours to repair the pole.

No power outages were reported in the area as a result of the accident.