MAHWAH, N.J. -- His airbag injured a 27-year-old driver's face Tuesday afternoon when his car slammed into a utility pole in Mahwah, cracking it in half, police said.
Mahwah EMS took the Bloomingdale driver to The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood for evaluation after the 3:30 p.m. crash on Darlington Avenue, Police Chief James Batelli said.
He also received a careless driving summons, the chief said.
Township firefighters responded and disconnected the battery.
Darlington Avenue was closed between MacArthur Boulevard and Campgaw Road while Orange & Rockland repaired the damage.
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