Vehicle flips on side after car jumps curb and knocks down light pole in Onalaska

ONALASKA (WKBT) — Police report no serious injuries following a single-vehicle accident in Onalaska Wednesday.

According to police, the driver accelerated over the curb near Onalaska City Hall and hit a light pole, flipping the vehicle on its side. Because of the way the vehicle was situated following the crash, fire and rescue needed to remove the front window so the driver could get out.

No other information, including the driver’s name, is being released at this time.

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