Two crashes on Congress Street just before 10pm

Shortly before 10pm  a man crashed his pickup truck into a utility pole while riding on Congress Street.  The pole snapped in two.  The first fire truck on scene reported that there were wires down and the pole with the transformer was on fire.  The crash victim called his friend, who upon arrival was blinded by the glare of his buddies pickup truck’s light crash causing the second accident.  One man was transported to the hospital and it appeared that the other man was arrested by police.  Fire department departed the scene around midnight.

By Stephen Krauchick

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