SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Pacific Gas and Electric equipment was damaged after a Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy crashed into a power pole near Isleton, authorities said Monday.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the deputy crashed a patrol car just before 5:30 p.m. along southbound Jackson Slough Road near West Brannan Island Road in the San Joaquin Delta.READ MORE: Parole Recommended For Manson Family Member Patricia Krenwinkel; Previously Denied 14 Times
The power pole was reportedly leaning due to the crash and PG&E was going to shut off power in the area to fix the damaged equipment.READ MORE: Hundreds Of Sick And Dying Brown Pelicans Are Being Found In California
The CHP said the deputy was not injured in the crash. The deputy reportedly misjudged a turn and lost control of the vehicle, which resulted in the crash.MORE NEWS: Camel, Exotic Birds Among Animals Rescued From Sutter County Property; 2 People Suspected Of Animal Abuse
No other vehicles were involved.