WASHINGTON — One woman is seriously injured after her car veered off the road and struck a telephone pole on Tuckerman Lane in Montgomery County Tuesday afternoon.
Pete Piringer, a spokesperson for Montgomery County Fire & EMS, tweeted photos of the crash, saying the pole was snapped.
Update Tuckerman Ln. 1 adult female driver trapped & being extricated, telephone pole snapped pic.twitter.com/Oo7hJwLJjK— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) May 19, 2015
The woman was trapped and had to be extracted from the car but Piringer says her injuries are non-life-threatening.
Tuckerman Lane is currently closed between Westlake Terrace and Marcliff Rd.
It is not yet known when the road will reopen.
This is a developing story.
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