CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Nearly 2,000 people are without power in east Charlotte after a car ran into a power pole early Sunday morning.
The incident occurred near the intersection of Eastway Drive and Central Avenue at 6:15 a.m.
Police are investigating what caused the crash but believe it could be a possible DWI case.
The driver of the car was transported to CMC Main with serious injuries.
Power is expected to be out for the next few hours.