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Video shows speeding car slam into power pole, driver ejected


CHELMSFORD, Mass. — Cameras were rolling when a car traveling at a high speed slammed into a telephone pole in Chelmsford, Massachusets, ejecting the driver upon impact.

“It woke me up. I live right next door and I heard the crash. And I didn’t know exactly what happened,” said Gary Frascarelli, who called 911.

A 21-year-old Billerica man was driving twice the 35-mile-per-hour speed limit.

The driver was flown to Beth Israel Hospital. His 1994 Honda Civic is considered totaled. The vehicle is in the custody of police as evidence.

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