San Andreas, CA — The Highway Patrol is on the lookout for the owner and/or driver of a 1996 Ford Mustang.
At approximately one o´clock Sunday afternoon, the driver was eastbound on Hwy 12 west of Valley Springs when he or she failed to negotiate a curve to the left. The car ran off the south roadway edge and collided with a utility pole.
In all, five poles were damaged allowing wires to fall across the roadway closing it for an extended period of time.
After the collision, the driver fled the scene abandoning the vehicle.
Written by Bill Johnson