CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Emergency crews were called to two different crashes Friday night on Mount Holly-Huntersville Road in northwest Charlotte.
Officials said the driver slammed into a utility pole near Mountain Point Lane and snapped it.
Police cleared the second wreck where a car flipped that happened near Keeneland Road.
Four people had to be taken to the hospital.
Witnesses said the two wrecks were related but police would not confirm that.
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