By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A man was taken to the hospital after a crash in West Philadelphia overnight. Police say the driver lost control and hit a pole on the 4800 block of West Girard Avenue in Parkside, just before 1:30 a.m. Thursday.

Driver Injured After Crashing Into Pole In West Philadelphia

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The pole then fell on top of the car, trapping the driver.

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Police managed to pull the 31-year-old man out of the car.

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He was taken to the hospital with multiple injuries.