Car slams into utility pole in Olney

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Philadelphia police say, a driver lost control and smashed into a utility pole overnight.

The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. on North Broad Street, near Olney Avenue, in the city's Olney section.

The collision snapped the pole in half, bringing wires down near Albert Einstein Medical Center.

The driver was taken to the hospital with a head injury.

There is no word on what caused the driver to lose control.

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