HILMAR -- One person was taken to a hospital with minor injuries after an accident this morning on August Avenue at Highway 165 in Hilmar, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A pickup truck reportedly hit a power pole about 7:50 a.m. The impact broke the pole, sent a transformer down and oil leaked out, according to the CHPl.
The wreck didn’t cause any power outages, according to Jill GeRue with the Turlock Irrigation District. She estimated the pole and transformer would be fixed by about 1 p.m.