CHILLICOTHE, Mo. — A news release from the Chillicothe Police Department states that at 12:11 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the 300 block of Webster Street to reports of a car striking and damaging a utility pole.

Power outages were sustained throughout the area due to the damage inflicted to the pole.

The driver, who was left unnamed in the report, was transported by Chillicothe EMS to the hospital with injuries.