Car crashes into power pole, downs power lines

Posted at 1:49 AM, May 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-11 07:34:44-04

Shanley Street in Cheektowaga was shut down for a few hours overnight as power crews repaired down lines after a crash.

The crash happened just before 1 a.m. Wednesday near Partners Pizza.  A car slammed into a wooden power pole bringing down power lines.

The driver was checked out at the scene and appeared to be okay.

Cheektowaga Police are investigating.