police-light-bar1.jpgA woman suffered life-threatening injuries when her vehicle struck a telephone pole on 19th Avenue at Lawton Street in San Francisco this morning.

The accident took place at 6:50 a.m., San Francisco Fire Department spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said.

The woman’s vehicle struck the pole and landed alongside a building. No other vehicles were involved, Talmadge said.

The driver was trapped in her vehicle until paramedics arrived.

She was transported to San Francisco General Hospital, Talmadge said.

Beth Winegarner, Bay City News

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