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This car was damaged when it rolled, unoccupied, down a hill and into a power pole Friday afternoon.

Unoccupied car takes out a power pole


An unoccupied car jumped gears and rolled into a power pole around 1:30 p.m. Friday, taking out the pole and knocking out power to at least one business.

The car was parked outside City Limits Lanes when the accident happened. According to employees at the bowling alley the driver had come inside to ask whether they had pinball. When he got back out to his car, it had rolled backward across the parking and down a hill into the pole.

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