60ºF

Alleged DWI crash knocks out power to apartments

Driver crashes into utility pole on Basse Road

A crash knocked out power to a North Side apartment complex and landed a man in jail.
A crash knocked out power to a North Side apartment complex and landed a man in jail.

A crash knocked out power to a North Side apartment complex and landed a man in jail.

San Antonio police said a man in his 30s was headed westbound in the 800 block of Basse Road when he lost control of his truck.

The truck jumped a curb and crashed into a utility pole, knocking out power a nearby apartment complex for a short time.

The driver told police he was cut off and that's what caused him to lose control. However, he was arrested on suspicion of DWI, police said. No injuries were reported.


About the Author: