Owen Sound police are looking for witnesses to a collision in which a black SUV struck a traffic light pole about 12:45 p.m. Friday at Highway 26 and 20th Avenue East.
The driver of the SUV suffered minor injuries and was transported to hospital by ambulance, a city police news release said. The other two occupants in the vehicle, including a young boy, were not injured.
The light stand fell across the eastbound lanes, closing the 2000-block of 16th Street East for approximately 1 1/2 hours. Police investigated and the pole was removed.
Owen Sound police would like to speak with the driver of a red SUV or passenger van that was eastbound on 16th Street East at the time of the collision.
Anyone who may have witnessed or has any information regarding this accident is encouraged to contact the Owen Sound Police at 519-376-1234, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit a secure web tip at www.cstip.ca.