On Wednesday afternoon, a utility pole smashed the top of a car on North Kirkwood Road near Bodley Avenue across from the Walgreens at 441 North Kirkwood Rd. Kirkwood-Webster Groves Patch received a report of the accident at 4:30 p.m.
A total of five vehicles were involved in the accident, according to Detective Dave Smith of the Kirkwood Police Department. One vehicle struck another which resulted in the first vehicle striking a concrete electrical light pole after the collision. The pole fell on the vehicle. The second vehicle then struck the third and fourth. The fourth vehicle was forced into a fifth vehicle, Smith said.
One person was transported to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries, Smith added. No charges pending.
CORRECTION: On Wednesday we reported that no one was injured in the incident. One person involved in the incident was treated for minor injuries.