New Bern
93° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
91° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
92° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Driver Hits Power Pole, Flees Scene

Published On: Jul 30 2012 03:25:07 AM CDT

Investigators are on the hunt for a driver who hit a power pole then fled the scene.

The unknown driver crashed into the utility pole on Copeland Farm Rd. near Moore Rd. in Jones County, according to Jones County officials. 

Officials started investigating the scene around 3:30 am. 

Dispatch tells us the power was out for local customers. 

At last check, the driver was no where to be found.