A 50-year-old Harriston man is charged with Careless Driving following a collision on Woodlawn Road yesterday afternoon.
Guelph Police say a vehicle was travelling east on Woodlawn when it left the roadway and struck a hydro pole near Governors Road.
The impact broke the pole and power lines fell across the roadway.
Woodlawn was closed for several hours so Hydro could repair the damage.
The driver sustained minor injuries and damage to the vehicle is pegged at around $25,000