FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A driver is seriously injured after hitting a telephone pole on Thursday.
The accident happened around 4:12 p.m. on Bass Road near the intersection of Scott Road and appears to have involved only one car.
An officer on the scene said the car hit a telephone pole. Crews got the driver, an older man, out of the car and into an ambulance around 4:30 p.m.
Witnesses told police that they saw him driving west on Bass when he suddenly veered left, through the eastbound lane and into a telephone pole.
Emergency crews closed a portion of Bass Road just west of Scott Road as they worked on the scene of the crash. It was back open by 5:30 p.m.