Middleboro: Drivers snap two poles in weekend accidents

A Middleboro man is facing charges, after his car rolls over. hitting a utility pole in town.

The driver, 35-year-old Justin Tucker, was taken to a hospital with what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries after striking the pole on Plympton St. around 11:30 p.m.

Authorities say his car was on its side, wrapped in wires with the pole on top.

Some 200 homes were without power for a few hours.

Early Sunday morning, a pole on Miller St. in Middleboro was knocked down by a car driven by a young woman.

She was not hurt.

About Garo Hagopian

Garo Hagopian has been a member of the WATD family as a weekend news anchor since 2008, and has been a writer-producer-editor at WBZ in Boston since 1996.