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Driver extracted from car after hitting pole Sunday night

Driver suffered minor injuries

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PALM BAY, Fla. – Palm Bay Fire Rescue personnel extracted the driver from a car around 7:30 p.m. Sunday after it hit a telephone pole and rolled over on Knecht Road in northeast Palm Bay.

Authorities say the driver was transported to a hospital with minor injuries. Knecht is closed at this time as the telephone pole is lodged in the vehicle, shown in picture.

Florida Power & Light Co. workers and Palm Bay police are currently at the crash site and waiting on AT&T as it is the communications company's pole.

Stay with us for updates to this story.