Warren PD: Woman reached for tissue, crashed into pole

warren, ohio car accident cuts down telephone pole

WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – A one-car crash in Warren snapped a utility pole off near its base Tuesday afternoon.

The accident happened just after 12:45 p.m. Tuesday on Niles Road SE in Warren, near East Ave.

Warren Police handled the accident and said that they took the driver, who suffered minor injuries, to Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

The driver told police she was reaching for a tissue when she went off the right side of the road, hitting the pole and snapping it.

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