(KMOV.com) -- A person was taken to a St. Louis hospital after striking a light pole while driving along a north St. Louis roadway Thursday morning.
According to reports, the accident happened just before 3 a.m. near the intersection of North Vandeventer Avenue and North Market Street.
Authorities said the driver somehow lost control of the vehicle and struck a light pole. The light pole fell over onto the car.
The driver was transported to a St. Louis area hospital with unknown injuries.
One lane of northbound Vandeventer was closed while crews cleared the wreckage. All lanes have since reopened.