A driver who reportedly left the scene of an accident in Elkhart County caused another crash just inside LaGrange County Tuesday morning.
According to the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department, Richard Jacquez left the scene of a crash in Elkhart County and struck a REMC utility pole at CR 600S and CR 1200W. The utility pole and line landed in the roadway.
The drivers of two other vehicles, including a semi, did not see the pole and line in the roadway and struck the debris.
No injuries were reported in the incident. Jacquez was cited for leaving the scene of a traffic accident.