HOUSTON –- A driver lost control of his pickup and slammed into a northwest Houston light pole early Monday, police said.
It happened on W. 43rd at Lockfield around 3:15 a.m.
Houston police said the driver knocked down the pole and then a tree. The driver of a minivan didn’t see the pole in the road and ran into it.
The driver of the truck was sent to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.