CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- An overnight crash blocked part of Shopton Road in west Charlotte.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said a car flipped over and hit a power pole on Shopton Road West after the driver lost control and ran off the road.
Duke Energy crews were called to the accident to repair part of the power pole. Shopton Road West was reopened a few hours after the accident.
The driver of the car suffered minor injuries and was taken to Carolinas Medical Center.