Man critical after Springfield, MontCo. crash

April 15, 2009 4:04:40 AM PDT
One person is in critical condition following a one-vehicle crash in Montgomery County. The driver lost control of his pick up truck and smashed into a utility pole, knocking a transformer down and taking wires down with it across the road. The vehicle then slammed into a wall.

It happened at about 1:00 a.m. on Bethlehem Pike near Montgomery Avenue in Springfield Township.

The victim was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center.

PECO crews were called to the scene to make repairs.

Bethlehem Pike was closed in both directions while crews worked to clear the scene.

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