YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – A car struck a pole and knocked out power in Youngstown.
According to police, the vehicle hit the pole and flipped over around 12:30 a.m. It happened at the corner of Albert Street and Springdale Avenue on the city’s East Side.
The crash knocked down power lines, and a transformer exploded.
The Fire Department was called to help the driver out of the vehicle.
The driver was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Power was out for more than 400 customers in Youngstown, but it has since been restored.