A car vs. power pole collision occurred on Monday, June 11th at 5:32 pm on N Lewis Street and Hill Street in Monroe. The vehicle was northbound on N Lewis Street (SR 203) and Hill Street, vehicle crossed over the centerline through the oncoming lanes, striking a power pole. Air bags deployed. Fire District #3 responded to the scene using the Jaws of Life to extricate the driver from the vehicle. The Driver, Saul Macias Garcia, age 40 of Monroe was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center with unknown injuries. The vehicle, a 1993 Oldsmobile Bravada was totaled in the collision and towed from the scene.
The cause of the collision is under investigation.