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Man Charged With DUI After Striking Power Line, Car

Man Charged With DUI After Striking Power Line, Car

CREATED Feb 19, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - An overnight crash left neighbors without power and sent a man to jail.

The black vehicle the suspect was driving spun out of control, hit a power line and another car along Gillespie Drive in Antioch around 1:30 a.m. Officers believe the 18-year-old driver was driving at a high speed.

This crash knocked a power line onto the road. Crews from Nashville Electric Service responded to fix the line and restore the power.

Fortunately, no one was hurt.

The driver was arrested for driving under the influence. His name was not immediately released.