Driver crashes into power pole, shuts down North Tryon Street

Driver crashes into power pole, shuts down North Tryon Street

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A road in east Charotte has reopened after a driver crashed into a power pole Tuesday night, knocking down power lines.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say North Tryon Street was shut down in both directions near Keswick Avenue as crews worked to clear the scene. The road reopened around 5:30 a.m.

Drivers were able to avoid the area by taking North Graham Street instead.

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