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Driver crashes, knocks power in Swampscott

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE SWAMPSCOTT POLICE DEPARTMENT
The driver was taken to Salem Hospital with minor injuries.

By BRIDGET TURCOTTE

SWAMPSCOTT The Humphrey Street area near the Marblehead line went without power Friday morning after a woman drove off the road and struck a utility pole.

The pole snapped in half, causing the outage. The driver was taken to Salem Hospital with minor injuries.

The accident remains under investigation by the Swampscott Police Department.


Bridget Turcotte can be reached at [email protected]. Follow her on Twitter @BridgetTurcotte

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