The impact of a crash along a Philadelphia street overnight left the driver knocked out and a utility pole on the street.
The wreck closed Stenton Avenue at the intersection with Wistar Street in the city’s West Oak Lane neighborhood around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday.
The male driver somehow lost control of his sport utility vehicle and struck some parked cars before slamming into a utility pole, said Philadelphia Police.
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Medics rushed the victim to Einstein Hospital. He is expected to be OK, said police.
Expect delays in the area as crews work to clear the scene, which included a downed pole that fell across multiple lanes of the road.
It took more than one hour for a tow truck to remove the SUV. A short time later, police reopened the roadway.