Van Plows into Multiple Cars before Hitting Light Pole

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DES MOINES, Iowa — A man was taken to the hospital after police say hit multiple cars and plowed into a light pole in the Drake neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say multiple calls starting coming in just after noon about a man driving a white minivan who was hitting several cars and other objects along the road in the area of 32nd and Forest Avenue.

The man then reportedly plowed his van into a light pole near Jethro’s BBQ.

He was taken to the hospital, but police say they could not say if he had a medical issue or if he was intoxicated.


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