PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- An off-duty firefighter driving a Maserati struck a utility pole in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia.
Police say the car was traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control going around a curve.
It happened around 2 a.m. Thursday on North 56th Street at Overbrook Avenue.
The pole snapped in half and brought wires down on the car and across the street.
PECO was called to de-electrify the pole.
The firefighter was taken to Mercy Fitzerald Hospital in stable condition.
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Off-duty firefighter crashes Maserati in Philadelphia