Longview, Washington – A driver in Longview managed to escape serious injury early today when she lost control of her car. It knocked over a streetlight pole and then flipped over. The woman was trapped in her car and had to be pulled from the wreckage by rescue crews. She was taken to St. John Medical Center.
The accident happened on NE Nichols Boulevard just before 5:30 a.m. The cause of the accident is under investigation. But Longview Police say witnesses suggest excessive speed may have been a factor.