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Reston Avenue Closed After Car Knocks Out Pole

by Karen Goff May 3, 2016 at 4:50 pm 1 Comment

Electric pole on Reston Avenue

The driver of a pickup truck hit a electrical pole on Reston Avenue between Reston Parkway and Leesburg Pike about 4 p.m. on Tuesday.

The crash knocked over the pole and live power lines.

The road was closed as of 4:30 p.m. as law enforcement officials and Dominion Virginia Power personnel cleared the scene.

There were no injuries. Witnesses said the driver said he swerved to avoid an animal.

  • Chuck Morningwood

    Q: Who was Alexander Graham Bellowski’s claim to fame?

    A: He was the first Telephone Pole.

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