28-year-old driver injured after Equinox hits fence, pole
Posted on Friday, March 26th, 2021
CADET, MO – A 28-year-old Bonne Terre driver was injured after his 2005 Chevrolet Equinox hit a fence and telephone pole on Friday morning.
Police report Michael R. Withrow was traveling north on Highway E when his Chevrolet traveled off the right side of the road. He over-corrected and lost control of the vehicle causing it to travel off the right side of the road again. The Chevrolet hit an embankment, overturned, and hit a fence and telephone pole. MSHP reports the crash occurred south of Buck Run Estates around 9:55 a.m.
Withrow was transported to Washington County Memorial Hospital for minor injuries. He was wearing a seat belt.
The Chevrolet was totaled.
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