Driver loses control, crashes into utility pole in Trenton

TRENTON, N.J. - November 18, 2013

The accident happened around 1:30 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and Anderson Street.

A driver in a small pickup truck lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a utility pole with a street light attached.

The impact brought down transformers and caused a power outage.

The truck continued across the intersection, knocking down a large mailbox and a fire hydrant before coming to a stop.

Police say the driver suffered a gash to the head.

Utility crews were called to the scene to make repairs and restore power.

The accident remains under investigation.

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