Authorities say driver crashes into telephone pole, flees the scene

Authorities say driver crashes into telephone pole, flees the scene

Lake Charles police are searching for a driver suspected of crashing into a telephone pole then fleeing the scene.

It happened on Ryan street, near OB's, shortly before 3:30 Wednesday morning.

Police say when they arrived on the scene, the driver, believed to be a male, was nowhere to be found.

No word on any injuries he may have received in the crash.

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