Tractor-trailer takes down power pole in Plaza Midwood area - | WBTV Charlotte

Tractor-trailer takes down power pole in Plaza Midwood area

(Mark Davenport | WBTV) (Mark Davenport | WBTV)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

The driver of a tractor-trailer is accused of shattering a utility pole in Plaza Midwood and driving off. 

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say it happened around 3:34 a.m. in the 1200 block of Central Avenue, near the Moo & Brew restaurant. 

Witnesses say the driver hit the pole, pulled over to assess the damage and then drove off. One outbound lane of Central Avenue was closed for a time.

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