Driver Injured in Newport Crash 

Police are investigating a crash in Newport.It happened on the County Woods Road around 7 a.m.The driver of a box truck lost control of the vehicle, went off the road and struck a telephone pole.The driver was taken to the hospital…no word yet on the extent of his injuries.His name has not been released.C-M-P crews were called in to repair the pole, which was knocked down.The road was closed for a short time while crews cleared away the wreckage.The crash is under investigation.