Car Crashes into Danville Utility Pole, Two Taken to Hospital

Danville, VA- Two people were taken to the hospital Saturday evening after a driver crashed their car into a utility pole in Danville.

Danville Police tell us it happened near the 100 block of Stanley Court around 5:20 p.m. An SUV broke the pole, causing live wires to drop on the car and roadway.

Police, fire and lifesaving crews responded to the scene, as well as utility workers. The driver and passenger of the SUV were taken to Danville Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Police are still investigating and charges are pending.