One in hospital after crash into pole in Champaign County

One in hospital after crash into pole in Champaign County

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY — UPDATE @ 6:30 a.m.:

One person was taken to Mercy Memorial Hospital after a crash that damaged an electric pole and a transformer late Sunday, according to dispatch records.

Records said that the pole needed to be replaced and that the transformer was damaged in the crash.

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Dispatchers had no information on the condition of the crash victim.

INITIAL REPORT (Dec. 8)

Emergency crews are arriving on scene of a vehicle that has reportedly crashed into a pole at state Route 29 and Concord, according to dispatch records.

Initial reports indicate a transformer may have been damaged in the process.

We are working to learn more and will update as we learn more.