A York County man is accused of being drunk when he drove into a utility pole early Sunday morning, damaging it and leaving thousands without power, police said.
Taylor Bryan Casey, 24, was charged with DUI this week in connection to an early morning wreck at the intersection of John Tyler Highway and Centerville Road, according to James City County Police.
The crash occurred shortly before 3 a.m. when the light-colored pick-up truck Casey was driving ran through the intersection and hit an utility pole head-on.
Police said they found the truck's driver unharmed and he appeared to be drunk. Casey was taken into custody.
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