Single vehicle accident sends one to hospital


First Posted: 6/19/2014

LIMA — One person was hospitalized after a vehicle struck a pole on North Cole Street early Thursday morning.

At 6:30 a.m. officers from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, along with paramedics from the American Township Fire Department, responded to the 4000 block of North Cole Street at the intersection of Beery Road after a vehicle struck a power pole. The vehicle’s occupant, whose name was not released, was transported to St. Rita’s Medical Center with minor injuries. The vehicle was then towed from the scene.

Crews from American Electric Power were dispatched to repair the power pole. No other information on the incident was filed.