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At least one injured in power pole crash on Panama Lane near Ashe Road

Posted at 6:34 AM, Feb 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-08 12:15:56-05

At least one person is hurt after a crash in southwest Bakersfield Thursday morning.

According to the Bakersfield Police Department, a crash was reported just after 6 a.m. on Panama Lane near Ashe Road. 

A red Challenger struck a power pole and the driver was taken to a hospital.

There was slowing on the westbound lanes of Panama Lane while officers investigated the crash.

No word on the extent of the injuries or how many people were involved.