Old Minden Road closed after SUV snaps utility pole
Old Minden Road beteween Northgate Road and East Texas Street in Bossier City was closed after an SUV struck a utility pole, snapping it in half, just before 1 p.m. Feb. 21. Witnesses told police the SUV crossed the center line then hit the pole. The driver was not injured. AEP-SWECPCO estimated it would take its crews about 12 hours to replace the pole.