Teenage driver crashes into pole, girlfriend injured

SAN ANTONIO – A teenage driver crashed into a pole Sunday night on the access road of loop 410 near Vance Jackson Road, leaving his girlfriend with a broken ankle, police said.

Police said the teenager was speeding on the access road when the car hit a telephone pole, went through a fence, ran over some bushes and hit a curb.

The teen's girlfriend, who was in the passenger seat, was trapped inside the car until the fire department freed her using the Jaws of Life.

This article was contributed by KSAT intern Jacob Schmidt.