Utility pole severed in afternoon crash; No injuries


HAGERSTOWN, Maryland – Just after 12 p.m. units were dispatched to the north end for a reported vehicle accident.

Units arrived in the area of 1004 Pennsylvania Avenue and found a single vehicle accident with no injuries.

Hagerstown Fire Department Truck 1 blocks traffic from traveling south on Pennsylvania Avenue after a car severed a utility pole and crashed Sunday afternoon.

The vehicle, traveling south on Pennsylvania Avenue, severed a utility pole before coming to stop near the intersections of Burhans Blvd and Pennsylania Avenue.


Fire officials requested public works because of the utility pole and a possible issue with a water main.

Units from Hagerstown Fire Department, Community Rescue Service and Maugansville-Goodwill Volunteer Fire Department responded.

Hagerstown Police Department is continuing the investigation.



Todd Bowman is a senior writer for Shock-Advised.com and can be followed on Twitter @todd_bowman87. For live and up-to-the-minute coverage follow @shockadviseNEWS on Twitter. 

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