Suspected drunk driver crashes into power pole

Suspected drunk driver crashes into power pole

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A suspected drunk driver caused damage to a power pole overnight.

He crashed at the intersection of Lewis and Commercial in southeast Albuquerque around 10 p.m. Sunday.

APD didn’t give any details, but video shows the driver getting a sobriety test before being led away in handcuffs.

PNM was called out to fix the power pole and restore power. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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