UPDATE: Car crashes into electrical pole prompts rescue, causes power outages and small fire
UPDATE (CBS 58) -- An early morning crash and auto extrication escalated as downed power lines ignited a small fire at a nearby apartment complex.
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – A car crashed into an electrical pole Tuesday morning, causing more than 1,000 people to be without power in Milwaukee.
Authorities say the crash happened near W. Lancaster Ave. and W. Appleton Ave. No one was seriously hurt.
The driver was removed from the car and taken to the hospital. The suspect is facing driving charges.
View the WE Energies map for the latest on power outages.