Accident Damages Power Pole on Old Virginia Road and Damonte Ranch

Photo courtesy Washoe County Sheriff's Office.
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Reno Police are investigating an accident that happened at 12:45 a.m. Thursday on Old Virginia Road and Damonte Ranch Pkwy.

NV Energy says the car ran into a power pole, which caused it to lean.

NV Energy crews managed to pull the power pole back into its upright position, according to an official with NV Energy.

Reno Police say Zachary Cains, 22, drove the car into a nearby ditch after hitting the power pole.

At this time there is no word if alcohol is a factor. Police say there are no major injuries.

NV Energy says no customers were without power.