Officials Suspect Medical Condition as Cause of Crash

Authorities say the driver of a car involved in an accident yesterday morning may have had a medical condition before crossing into oncoming traffic and hitting a telephone pole on Old Forest Road. The crash occurred a little after 9 a.m. Tuesday; officials say the impact split the pole in half– According to Lynchburg police, the driver refused treatment at the scene. There has been no word on whether the driver faces charges.

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