Police: Car crashes into utility pole in Southport, temporarily closing road

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Police say a car crashed into a utility pole in Southport Thursday morning, temporarily closing off Bronson Road.

They say the accident happened around 7 a.m., and the pole was snapped in half, sending wires in the roadway.

United Illuminating removed the snapped pole.

Police say the driver was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The road has since been reopened.

 

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