Driver freed in Northeast Philadelphia crash
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA - June 9, 2013 (WPVI) -- Police are investigating an overnight crash in Northeast Philadelphia that left a 28-year-old man trapped for over 30 minutes.
The crash occurred around 2:30 a.m. Sunday in the 3900 block of Woodhaven Road just west of Knights Road.
Police say the car slammed into a utility pole trapping the driver inside.
Firefighters worked for over a half hour to free the victim who was then transported to Aria Health Torresdale for treatment.
Police tell Action News the driver was unlicensed and driving a friend's car.
So far there is no word yet on any charges as the investigation is continuing.
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