Chilhowee Road Closed Between Asheville Highway And Rutledge Pike

Knoxville (WVLT) - KUB has closed Chilhowee Road between Asheville Highway and Rutledge Pike due to an overnight accident.

Police say just after 2:00 this morning, a car ran into a power pole snapping it in two places.

Police are still looking for the driver who kept going after the accident.

The road will remain for several hours while KUB installs a new pole and restrings the power lines.

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