Driver hits power pole, ending Richmond Police pursuit

RICHMOND, Va. -- A driver was transported to the hospital after a police pursuit ended with the driver's car striking a power pole Tuesday night.

Investigators said the incident happened around 9 p.m., when Richmond Police started to pursue a reckless driver.

The driver crashed, near the intersection of 3rd and Dill Avenues, after losing control of the car.

The driver, who has not been identified, was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Charges are pending against the driver.

Police said their investigation is ongoing.

3rd Ave & Dill Ave, Richmond, VA 23222