WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- The 2000 blk. of Hawthorne Rd. in Winston-Salem is without power Wednesday morning.
Police said a driver, Heather Pearce, veered off the road and crashed into a Duke Energy utility/power pole around 2:50 am. Investigators believe alcohol played a roll in the wreck.
The immediate area around the 2000 blk. of Hawthorne Rd. could have power loss while Duke Energy employees make repairs. They should be complete by Noon.
Drivers should avoid the area.