AKRON, Ohio - A car slammed into a pole at Merriman Road and Eaton Avenue knocking out power and closing a street.
Akron police said a car hit a utility pole just after 3 a.m. Thursday. The driver is a woman. She was taken to the hospital. Her name and condition are not being released.
Police said alcohol may have been a factor.
Police said they're waiting for Ohio Edison workers to restore power and fix the damaged pole.