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Driver hits telephone pole, gets DWI charge

Posted April 10, 2011 9:56 a.m. EDT
Updated April 10, 2011 2:46 p.m. EDT

— Raleigh police said that a man crashed into a telephone pole at Atlantic Avenue and Ingram Drive early Sunday.

The driver was injured and taken to a local hospital, police said. They planned to charge him with driving while impaired once he was released.

No other injuries were reported.

Atlantic Avenue was closed for about an hour after the wreck.