Accident Takes Out Utility Pole, Wires Down

October 9, 2011

Authorities in St. Mary’s County are investigating an accident that took out a Utility pole in Valley Lee.

Fire and Rescue crews responded to the 45600 block of Drayden Road on Oct. 8 around 10:48 p.m.

Crews arrived on the scene to discover a single vehicle, a maroon passenger vehicle off the roadway with a utility pole and wires down.

The single occupant of the vehicle was able to escape without injury.

SMECO was called to the scene for cleanup.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.