Driver Hits Utility Pole On Alabama-Florida State Line

March 12, 2019

A driver escaped injury Monday afternoon when he struck a utility pole and a tree on the Alabama-Florida state line.

The man failed to negotiate a 90-degree curve on Old Bratt Road just outside Atmore shortly before 4 p.m.  The road runs along the state line, but the pole struck by his pickup truck is in Alabama.

Alabama State Troopers are investigating.

The Atmore Fire Department also responded.

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Comments

One Response to “Driver Hits Utility Pole On Alabama-Florida State Line”

  1. JW on March 12th, 2019 12:50 pm

    “Failed to negotiate a 90-degree curve”

    Nope…that’s not a curve. That’s actually a two-way stop. And this is an example of why the stop sign, that everyone ignores, is there in the first place.

    Very glad the driver was ok!





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