CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Police in east Charlotte say a driver fell asleep before crashing into a power pole on Eastway Drive Thursday morning, closing the road.
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, a single-vehicle accident forced the closure of Eastway near the intersection with East Sugar Creek Road a little after 4:30 a.m.
Traffic Alert: Eastway Dr is currently closed near Sugar Creek due to down power lines from a single vehicle accident.— CMPD News (@CMPD) June 1, 2017
Officials with Medic confirmed to NBC Charlotte that no one was injured during the crash. Police on the scene said no charges will be filed in connection with the crash.
Please stick with WCNC.com as more details become available.