1 hospitalized after wreck
Sun, 15 Sep 2013 02:47:48 GMT —
According to Amarillo Police Department one person was hospitalized after driving a vehicle into a traffic light and two other poles.
Witnesses at the scene told police that a woman had been driving southbound on Bell at a high rate of speed when the vehicle struck the traffic light at 34th and Bell. The car then hit another pole and a concrete pillar before coming to a stop on the side of the road on Bell.
The victim was taken to Northwest Hospital with non life-threatening injuries, according to APD.
APD said the wreck resulted in another wreck involving a unmarked police vehicle. There were no injuries in that incident and APD said it was a minor wreck.
The wrecks are still under investigation. At this time crews are cleaning up the area and traffic is being redirected.