Sheriff Clark Cottom said the single-vehicle crash occurred shortly after 2 p.m. on a county road about 15 miles south of Terre Haute.
Despite there being a hole in the waiting area of the beauty shop, the business remained open for business.
Woodward was also a gifted English teacher. But it was her ability to reach kids beyond the classroom that made her a standout.
Utility and state safety regulators will investigate why the downed line still had power and whether proper safety procedures were followed.