JFRD: Car strikes light pole, driver rushed to hospital


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Firefighters with the Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department rushed to help a driver who was trapped in a car after it struck a light pole Monday night.

The crash happened on Gate Parkway near the intersection of Southside Boulevard just before 8:30 p.m. Fire rescue crews had to remove the car's roof to get the driver out.

The driver was taken to the hospital for treatment. It's unclear how severe their injuries were.

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