Police: Intoxicated driver hits utility pole, blocks Lexington traffic for hours

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -- Police say an intoxicated driver struck a utility pole early this morning knocking it down and blocking the road for hours.

It happened around 2 a.m. Saturday morning when police say De'andre Webb crashed his car into a utility pole on Liberty Road.

The pole was partially knocked over and police had to block off part of the road to protect drivers and allow the utility company to clear the scene.

Webb was arrested and charged with DUI and operating on a suspended license.

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