At 1741 hours Company 95 was dispatched to the area of 2240 Farmington Avenue for a vehicle into a pole with fire. On arrival no fire was found and Police were searching for the driver that fled the scene. Farmington Avenue was shut down due to the damage to the pole causing a power line to drop low enough that a truck over 10 feet in height would tear down the wire. MET ED was called to the scene and Douglass Police assisted by Eastern Berks Regional Police located the driver.
Crews powered down the vehicle and assisted Douglassville Auto Body with removing the vehicle.
Douglass Police are investigating the crash.