Police say that just after 2 a.m., a Toyota Scion driven by 27-year-old Timothy Chapman, was traveling southbound on Cherry Street when he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway and hit a guide wire then utility pole.
As a result of the crash and the damage to the utility pole, a fire broke out at Mario’s Pizza at 123 Cherry Street.
Utility crews were on scene working to repair the pole and restore power.
Chapman was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries but no one else was injured.
The cause of the collision remains under investigation.