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Man Charged After Crashing SUV Into Pole

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A man was charged after leaving the scene of an crash in the Whites Creek area.

Authorities said the driver slammed his Jeep Grand Cherokee into a telephone pole near Green Lane just before 3 a.m. Wednesday.

Police said he walked away from the scene, but the fire department found him walking on Whites Creek Pike.

The driver told police he fell asleep behind the wheel, but police think he may have been drinking.

He was taken to the hospital for a blood test.

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