Afternoon crash in Fargo downs light pole

FARGO -- A woman appeared to escape serious harm when the vehicle she was driving snapped a light pole Thursday afternoon, Feb. 1.
A woman waits in her car Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, before being walked to a nearby ambulance after the car she was driving struck a lamp pole in south Fargo. Dave Olson/The Forum

FARGO - A woman appeared to escape serious harm when the vehicle she was driving snapped a light pole Thursday afternoon, Feb. 1.

The crash happened about 5 p.m. on Fourth Street South near Second Avenue.

The light pole collapsed onto the vehicle's roof, and firefighters who arrived on the scene waited for the arrival of paramedics before walking the woman to the ambulance to be checked out.

No other details were immediately available Thursday.