The driver and passenger of a Ford Mustang were transported to Shannon Medical Center Monday after the car struck a utility pole on 23rd and Chadbourne streets, trapping one of them in the vehicle.
A report of a major motor vehicle accident in the area was made at approximately noon Monday. A Nixle alert to avoid the area was issued by the San Angelo Police Department at 12:29 p.m. Monday.
UPDATE (1:22 p.m.) – According to San Angelo NOW’s Skyler Nichols, who is on the scene of the crash, the Mustang was traveling northbound on Chadbourne Street, when the driver attempted to make a left turn onto 23rd Street. The driver missed the turn, causing them to strike the utility pole.
A citation was issued to the driver for failure to control speed.