Blown tire causes accident on Mishawaka Ave.

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

First responders say a woman is lucky to have only minor injuries after crashing into a pole in South Bend on Monday.

It happened just before 6 p.m. on Mishawaka Ave. just west of Beyer Avenue.

First responders say it appears that the woman's tire blew out, causing her to slam into a nearby pole.

She was trapped inside the car until firefighters arrived and pulled her out.

The woman was transported to a local hospital where she was treated for non life-threatening injuries.

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