Driver Slams into Light Pole Overnight, Power Lines Brought Down - KiiiTV.com South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Driver Slams into Light Pole Overnight, Power Lines Brought Down

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - Two people are recovering in an area hospital this morning after the car they were riding in slammed into a light pole on the south side of town. Investigators say a man was driving a gray car along Oso Parkway when he slammed into that light pole near Montebello. The pole was uprooted. Power lines were knocked out too. AEP was called out because the lines were live. Officers believe alcohol and speeding are factors. Two men were inside the car. They were taken to an area hospital where they are expected to recover. Charges are pending.