Teen Driver Crashes, Severs Phone Pole on Stanwich Rd

In a one car accident, a 17-year-old driver was driving north in the area of 261 Stanwich Road near Cat Rock on Jan 4, when he veered off the road struck a utility pole, and severed it.

According to Greenwich Police, the driver, who received minor injuries as a result of the collision, was unable to explain how he lost control of the vehicle.

Lt. Kraig Gray noted that the collision took place around noon on Jan 4, and the driver was operating in daylight, in good weather conditions.