Driver slams into power pole knocking out power, closing Henrico road

Driver slams into power pole knocking out power, closing Henrico road
The driver received minor injuries and was charged with hit-and-run. (Source: Henrico County Police Dept.)

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - The Henrico Police Department says a driver ran off Strath Road and struck a power pole just before 12:30 a.m. Monday.

Power was knocked out to dozens of residents in the area.

Police said around 7 a.m. that Strath Road would be closed “for the next four hours” at Kinvan Road and Yarnell Road as cleanup continued.

The driver received minor injuries and was charged with hit-and-run.

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