AUSTIN (KXAN) — A 41-year-old man is OK after hitting what is described as a “large light pole” while driving in southeast Austin early Tuesday morning.
The Austin Police Department said the call came in at 12:28 a.m. for the area near Interstate 35 southbound frontage road near East Riverside Drive.
The driver hit the pole and another vehicle. The pole then came down on top of a car.
Police said it could be weather related, but it’s not certain at this point.
Austin-Travis County EMS has cleared the scene, and there are no closures in the area.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more details become available.