Sleepy driver slams into pole

Car slams into pole in Kettering. (WDTN Photo)
Car slams into pole in Kettering. (WDTN Photo)

KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – A driver is recovering this morning after slamming his truck into a pole.

It happened around 1:00 a.m. Thursdayon Wilmington Pike in Kettering.

According to police the man fell asleep behind the wheel.

No major injuries were reported.

DP&L was called out to the scene to restore power to area affected by the temporary power outage. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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