Fiery crash sends driver to the hospital
A driver had to be extricated from a car that crashed into a traffic light pole and caught fire. Beaverton Police Department and Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue responded to a single vehicle crash in the area of Southwest Murray and Allen boulevards at 8:42 p.m. on Thursday.
The driver was the sole occupant of the vehicle and was transported to local area hospital with non-life threating injuries.
According to BPD Public Information Officer Mike Rowe, the cause of the crash is not known at this time and it is unknown if drugs or alcohol were a contributing factor.