Man crashes car into pole, falls into hole while trying to run away, Springfield police say

The crash happened around 9 p.m. at the Ronez Manor Apartments, Springfield police said.

>> Driver runs from Clark County collision that injures 3 people

The man was taken to Springfield Regional Medical Center for treatment of injuries he suffered in the crash, police said, but it’s not clear whether he suffered additional injury after falling into the hole at the apartments off North Belmont Avenue.

It’s also unclear whether the construction hole on Ronez Manor property was roped off and its dimensions also were unknown.

News Center 7 will update this report as we learn new details.

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.