Driver flees after crashing into pole on Amsterdam Avenue in Bridgeport

Fire officials say K-9 units are trying to track down a driver who fled on foot after crashing into a pole in Bridgeport this morning. (5/3/14)

BRIDGEPORT - Officials and K-9 units are trying to track down a driver who fled on foot after crashing into a pole in Bridgeport this morning.

It happened at around 4 a.m. at the corner of Amsterdam Avenue and Bretton Street.

Officials say the accident caused damage to a power line.

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United Illuminating was on the scene to restore power.

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