MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. (CBS) – Authorities say one person was taken to the hospital after a car smashed into a telephone poll Saturday, knocking live wires onto the vehicle, which caused it to catch fire.
This happened around 3:30 p.m. at the corner of South Church Street and Cobblestone Drive in Mount Laurel, New Jersey.READ MORE: 4 Shot Inside Park City Center Mall, Lancaster Police Say
Crews were initially unable to fight the fire due to the live wires, but eventually got the flames under control.READ MORE: 'Everyone Was In Pure Panic': Good Samaritans Rush To Shooting Victims' Aid At Park City Center Mall
There’s no word yet on the victim’s condition.MORE NEWS: Man In Critical Condition After Fairhill Shooting, Police Say
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.