Driver fled after striking pole in Cheshire

Driver fled after striking pole in Cheshire



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CHESHIRE — Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle that crashed into a utility pole Friday evening.  

Around 8:50 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a call for a vehicle into a pole in the area of 767 Finch Ave. Police said several officers and a K-9 unit are deployed in search of the operator, whose injuries are unknown. It is unclear if there were any other passengers in the vehicle at the time. 

The vehicle sustained heavy front damage and the pole was splintered. 

Eversource was called to the scene. At least one house was without power on the residential road. 

bwright@record-journal.com
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