Kenwood Road Closed After Car Strikes Pole


Update: Kenwood Road remains shut down as of 1 p.m.

Police have arrested John Robert Smith Jr. of Madisonville. He has been cited for OVI and failure to control his vehicle.

Previously: Power is back on in Madeira after a car struck a utility pole overnight.

Icy roads may have caused the car to hit the pole at Kenwood and Whetsel around midnight. The accident knocked out power to nearly 1,100 customers.

Power was restored around 6:30 a.m.

The car took off after the crash. Police have since tracked him down.