Man crashes into light pole in Richland

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UPDATE 10:25 a.m. – The roadway is back open.

RICHLAND, Wash. – A driver in Richland crashed into a light pole on Tuesday morning.

The crash happened around 9:40 on Columbia Point Drive near Winco.

According to the Richland Police Department the driver is a man in his 40s who is currently being evaluated by EMTs.

The man was driving in a silver Subaru SUV when he, for reasons under investigation, crashed into the light pole.

Eastbound lanes are currently closed, according to Richland police.