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Police: Man's 'excessive' allergy sneezes lead to crash into power pole

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Police say a man's sneezing fit lead him to crash into a power pole in Beaverton Sunday (Photo courtesy Beaverton PD)

BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Beaverton Police say a man's sneezes led him to crash into a power pole Sunday afternoon.

The crash was reported around 4 p.m. on SW Scholls Ferry Road near the Red Tail Golf Course.

Police say the man's excessive sneezes due to allergies contributed to the crash into a power pole. Several power lines fell in the area.

PGE is investigating.

The driver's injuries are unknown.