Car crashes into power pole, 1 killed, 1 injured in Glendale
PHOENIX – One person was killed and another injured early Tuesday when a car smashed into a power pole in Glendale.
Power lines came down across 75th Avenue between Glendale and Northern avenues from the impact of the 5 a.m. crash, knocking out electricity to the area.
The driver, an unidentified man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman passenger’s injuries weren’t life-threatening.
The section of the street was closed for hours for the investigation and repairs.
Northbound traffic was allowed through again after noon.
No other details of the single-car accident were immediately available.