CLEVELAND -- A car crash into a utility pole closed St. Clair Avenue from E. 171st Street to E. 174th Street early Wednesday morning for several hours.
The female driver tells police someone cut her off, causing her to hit a pole on the north side of the street, while driving west on St. Clair Avenue before 4:45 a.m.
A utility pole was knocked over, dropping wires over and onto the roadway.
Power was knocked out in the area.
The female driver was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center in stable condition. The car has since been towed from the scene.
Police are investigating.