Man Crashes Vehicle Into Utility Pole While Reportedly Fleeing From Hit-And-Run
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A man is recovering in the hospital after he crashed his car into a utility pole while fleeing from a hit-and-run, authorities said.
The incident happened at approximately 10 p.m. Tuesday in the area of 900 South and 900 West. The crash temporarily knocked out power in the area.
Police said the driver suffered serious injuries. He is now in stable condition.
No other injuries were reported.
The man’s identity has not been released. Authorities said he could be facing charges, including leaving the scene of a crash.