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Driver crashes into power pole sparking small brush fire in northern SLO Co.

Posted at 9:18 AM, May 30, 2019

A crash Thursday morning near Lake Nacimiento reportedly sparked a small brush fire and left power lines down across the road.

It happened at about 8:12 a.m. on Nacimiento Lake Drive just west of Chimney Rock Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CHP reports a vehicle hit a power pole, causing the lines to come down and a brush fire to spark.

CAL FIRE SLO said fire crews had cleared the scene by 9:15 a.m.

No word on if anyone was injured in the crash.