An adult male driver was slapped with a speeding ticket after his pickup collided with a utility pole on Foothills Boulevard near Freimuller Avenue late last night . The crash not only knocked out power to close to 14 hundred Hydro customers in the area ,it shut down Foothills Boulevard in both directions. The power has since been restored . The driver and lone occupant was uninjured. RCMP say it appears the driver lost control after hitting a patch of ice.