The pole had to be replaced, and the stretch of California Road was blocked off.
Yurida Ortega-Rangel, of Goshen, was airlifted to a Fort Wayne hospital after the car she was in was hit by another vehicle on C.R. 22 in Goshen.
Among other charges, the 19-year-old driver will be charged with operating while intoxicated. He was taken to Elkhart General Hospital following the incident.