Police search for driver after U-Haul crashes into utility pole

APD: U-Haul truck crashes into utility police. No injuries. (Photo credit: Thomas Cahill)

Police say a driver is on the run after a U-Haul truck crashed into a utility pole in Asheville.

It happened Tuesday morning around 4:45 a.m., at New Leicester Highway near the entrance of Meadows Apartments and Evelake Drive.

Asheville police are now looking for the driver of the truck, who they said ran away from the crash scene.

Police said officers also found less than 2 ounces of marijuana in the truck.

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