Two crashes, similar utility pole, and distracted driving decided to be the reason for each incidents.
Berlin police shared a video Monday of a car crashing right into a utility pole on Central Street, between the Sawyer Hill Road and Brewer Road intersections, on July 23. The driver, who suffered minor accidents, was cited for texting whereas driving, police mentioned.
“**ATTENTION ALL DRIVERS**,” police captioned the video on Facebook. “We want to remind everyone about the serious outcomes that can result from texting and driving, being distracted by any other means, or impairment from drugs or alcohol.”
Then, on Tuesday night time, one other distracted driver crashed into the identical precise pole, in line with police.
Police posted a photograph of the car concerned on its roof subsequent to the utility pole. The driver was delivered to a hospital with nonlife-threatening accidents, they mentioned.
“Same pole, different accident from distracted driving,” police mentioned.
In addition, one other driver was cited for texting whereas driving and rushing after hitting a special utility pole on the town Sunday, in line with police.