PCBPD: Driver loses control of car, hits utility pole

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to the Panama City Beach Police Department, a woman driving on Middle Beach Road lost control of her car and hit a utility pole Saturday night.

The driver was taken to a local emergency room. The accident temporarily closed the portion of Middle Beach Road between Lyndell Lane and Clara Avenue.

Officials said the driver hit the pole with the side of her car, causing the pole to snap.

We're told the driver sustained non life-threatening injuries.