YOU SAW IT HERE FIRST: A Lexus SUV slammed into a utility pole in Ridgewood this afternoon after the driver apparently failed to negotiate a curve.
Air bags prevented any serious injuries in the crash on South Maple Avenue. The vehicle had to be towed on a flatbed.
Ridgewood Officers Paul Dinice and Patrick Elwood investigated and handled traffic control.
South Maple Avenue remained open throughout the incident, but traffic flow was restricted to the southbound lane.
Click here to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.