Overnight Hit and Run: SUV Splits Light Pole in Half
POSTED: Friday, March 23, 2012 - 7:20am
UPDATED: Friday, March 23, 2012 - 8:01am
EL PASO — Police are looking for the driver involved in an overnight hit and run crash that slammed his SUV into a light pole, and split the pole in half.
It happened at about 2:30 a.m. Friday on Bayo Ave. and Karen St. in East El Paso.
Police are investigating exactly how the crash happened, but said the driver of a Ford Expedition lost control and hit the pole. The pole was left danging from the power lines above.
El Paso Electric crews were on the scene overnight repairing that pole.