Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have charged a man with DUI after they say hehiit a power pole in the city.

The incident took placearound 11:45 p.m.Mondayat the intersection of Bull and Harden Street.

After the collision, traffic lights at the intersection lost power. Crews had to closed some lanes in the area while they repaired the damage.

Columbia police charged 43-year-old George Lavon Groover. An incident report states a blood alcohol test determined Groover had a level about twice the legal limit.

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