1 to hospital after car hit power pole

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MT. ZION, Ill. (WAND) - A car crashed into a power pole in the Mount Zion area, police say. 

It happened Tuesday afternoon on Route 121 and close to the Town and Country Bank (1645 IL-121), when officers say a car hit the pole and brought wires down. The pole itself stayed upright.

Officers had to close down traffic lanes in the area. 

One injured person is in a hospital for treatment. 

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