Daytona Beach, FL – A rollover accident involving an SUV also takes out a power pole on the beachside.
According to Sasha Staton with the Daytona Beach Fire Department, units responded to the 1400 block of South Peninsula with reports of a major vehicle accident.
#TRAFFICALERT: A rollover crash involving an SUV has taken out a power pole near 1400 South Peninsula Drive in #DaytonaBeach. @DaytonaBeachFD responded and FPL was called to the area. Avoid the area if possible.— News Daytona Beach (@NewsDaytonaBch) September 20, 2019
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There, responding units found out that an SUV traveling southbound on Peninsula hit a power pole before turning over. Firefighters had to extricate the entrapped driver who was the only one in the vehicle. The adult male driver was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.
As a result of the crash, the power pole was broken near the base and the pole is now slightly leaning towards the roadway. FPL was called to come and secure the broken pole.