Stolen Truck Crashes Through DART Crossing Arm, Hits Utility Pole

Dallas police said a suspect fled on foot after crashing a stolen truck through a DART crossing arm and into a utility pole

A stolen vehicle has been found wrecked into a utility pole in Dallas Wednesday morning, police say.

According to the Dallas Police Department, a stolen RAM 1500 pickup truck crashed through a DART railroad crossing arm and hit a utility pole in the 3200 block of Metropolitan Avenue at about 1 a.m.

Police said the suspect fled the scene on foot and has not been found.

The pickup truck was recently reported stolen by a man who was closing up a restaurant, police said.

Dallas police and DART officials blocked off the intersection while they investigated the incident.

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