Crash leaves driver pinned in vehicle with serious injuries

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – One person was trapped inside a vehicle after an accident in west Wichita.

The accident happened around 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Central and Ridge Road.

Police say the driver was traveling west on Central when the car hit a median.

This caused the vehicle to slam into a pole, splitting it in half, and land in a business parking lot.

The driver has been extracted from the car.

Traffic on Central was closed for several hours as the pole was being repaired.