SAN ANTONIO – Northeast residents briefly lost power overnight after a driver plowed into a utility pole.
The incident occurred around 1:45 a.m. on Perrin Beitel Road near Avenida Prima Street on the city's Northeast Side.
San Antonio police said a woman lost control of her car and went over a curb and flipped, before cutting a telephone pole in half.
The woman was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
Power has since been returned to the area.