Crash brings down power lines, closes road

Crash closes road in northeast Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Two people are being sought after police say they crashed into a power pole in northeast Charlotte Friday morning, closing the road for a time.

Police say officers attempted to pull a vehicle over but the driver and a passenger took off at a high rate of speed. The driver lost control and hit a power pole in N Graham Street at Norris Avenue.

The crash brought several lights down and officials closed the road as crews repaired the traffic lights.

K-9 attempted to track down the two in the car but have not located them yet.

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