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Car slams into hydro pole on Bayview, splitting pole in half

Last Updated Nov 14, 2017 at 8:32 am EST

A car slammed into a hydro pole on Bayview Avenue near Cummer Avenue in North York on Nov. 14, 2017. CITYNEWS

Toronto police are investigating after a car slammed into a hydro pole in North York, splitting the pole in half.

The crash happened on Bayview Avenue near Cummer Avenue around 1 a.m. on Tuesday.

The intersection was closed for more than three hours, but most lanes reopened just after 4:30 a.m.

Charges are pending against the driver.

No serious injuries were reported.

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A tie… Public dodge a bullet. POLE!!!

November 14, 2017 at 7:33 am

Dang..what is it with these poles seemingly always getting in the way of careful and attentive drivers.

November 14, 2017 at 7:47 am