Authorities were called to a crash a little after 5 am on Wednesday on Avenue 12 near Road 23 west of Highway 99.
The California Highway Patrol says the driver of a semi-truck drifted off onto the right shoulder when he reached for a drink and hit the pole.
The pole is down off the roadway.
Utility crews are working to get power restored by 8:30 am.
Traffic is not being impacted right now on Avenue 12.
The CHP says the driver of the semi-truck was not hurt.