Car crashes into fence and power pole in Kanawha County

A man appears to have escaped serious injuries after an accident in the 5900 block of MacCorkle Avenue SW in the Jefferson area of Kanawha County, West Virginia.
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KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) – A man appeared to have escaped serious injuries Tuesday night after his car crashed into a fence and power pole along MacCorkle Avenue in the Jefferson area, our crew at the scene reports.

The accident happened around 8:45 p.m. in the 5900 block of MacCorkle Avenue SW.

Crews said they received a call that an elderly man was unresponsive.

He appeared to be doing OK when crews removed him from the car. The man was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Crews say it appears the man went through a yard, breaking down two parts of the fence, hitting a power pole and knocking it 3 feet away from where it had been placed.