Man fleeing from police in Coos Bay crashes into power pole
COOS BAY, Ore. -- A man attempting to run from police crashed into a power pole Saturday in Coos Bay, disrupting power for several residents.
Police say Richard Luck drove away when an officer tried to stop him Saturday morning in the Motel 6 parking lot.
They say Luck made it about five blocks before crashing into a pole on N. 8th and fleeing the scene.
Luck was eventually arrested and taken to the Coos County Jail.
He faces several charges including reckless driving and parole violation.
As a result of the crash, the power pole had to be replaced.