Car crash snaps utility pole along Vancouver street
Saturday, August 6, 2011
A motorist escaped without serious injures Saturday morning after his car crashed through a utility pole on MacArthur Boulevard in Vancouver and overturned.
The single-vehicle accident was reported at 10:17 a.m. at 6400 MacArthur Blvd., near Marshall Elementary, according to emergency dispatch records.
The driver, a man in his mid 30s, was assessed at the scene by an AMR ambulance crew but not transported to a hospital, said Vancouver Fire Department spokesman Joe Spatz.
The driver's name was not available.
Vancouver Fire Department's Engine 3 also responded.
The accident knocked out power to a few houses in a nearby neighborhood, according to an online outage map maintained by Clark Public Utilities.