Car crash knocks down pole in Palm Beach Gardens

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL (WFLX)-- Alternate A1A is back open now in  Palm Beach Gardens after an early morning car crash.

The crash happened just before 3 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Police say it appears a man driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee was headed south on Alternate A1A when he crashed into a light pole.

The pole crashed to the ground, causing the traffic signal to be knocked out right outside the Promenade shopping plaza near Lighthouse Drive.

Police say the driver was taken to St. Mary's Medical Center in serious condition.

Police say his injuries are non-life threatening.

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