Car crash clobbers pole; driver walks away

A driver lost control of his car and hit a pole along North Dixie Drive in Vandalia, Jan. 28, 2014. (WDTN Photo/Jamar Black)
A driver lost control of his car and hit a pole along North Dixie Drive in Vandalia, Jan. 28, 2014. (WDTN Photo/Jamar Black)

VANDALIA, Ohio (WDTN) – A stretch of North Dixie Drive in Vandalia is closed after an out of control car sheered off a utility pole.

It happened around 10:30 a.m. when the southbound driver veered off the roadway near Benchwood Road and hit the pole.

The driver was able to crawl out of the car, which was draped with live wires.

Medics were called, but he refused treatment.

Police are still investigating the cause of the accident.

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