A man was rushed to the hospital by REACT crews after crashing his Toyota Corolla into a stop light pole on Harrison south of I-40 Sunday morning.

A man was rushed to the hospital by REACT crews after crashing his Toyota Corolla into a stop light pole on Harrison south of I-40 Sunday morning.

Witnesses said the vehicle was traveling well over the posted speed limit when it struck the pole. The driver appeared to have serious injuries when he was extricated from the car by Shawnee Firefighters. 

The crash was violent enough that the force of the collision damage the light atop the pole even though the pole appears to be be undamaged.

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