(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) No serious injuries after a car accident on the southside Thursday evening.
Emergency crews responded to the scene near the intersection of King Hill and Illinois Ave. not long after 6 p.m.
Police said the driver was attempting to swerve to avoid something in the road when she lost control of her vehicle and hit a power pole.
Police said the driver was treated for a non serious injury on scene.
Emergency crews were concerned that pole might fall, they blocked a portion of King Hill near the compromised power line to traffic.
The driver was issued a citation.