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Crash leaves power pole damaged, driver in critical condition

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Posted at 2:58 PM, Nov 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-05 16:58:20-05

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — A truck rollover in South Salt Lake resulted in a damaged power pole and left the driver in critical condition Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened on 3350 S. 700 W.

A truck was pulling a trailed when it hit a power pole and flipped onto it's side.

When police arrived at the scene, the driver of the vehicle was unconscious. The driver was pulled out of the wreck and tansported to the hospital in critical condition.

The Crash Analysts Reconstruction Team (C.A.R.T) is at the scene assessing the damage.

Officials are asking people in the area to take alternate routes and avoid the area if possible.

Watch FOX 13 for updates.