Driver injured after car hits utility pole on Switzer Road in Overland Park

A heavily damaged Ford Mustang after it struck a utility pole near 131st and Switzer.

A black Ford Mustang crashed into a utility pole on Switzer Road near Blue Valley Northwest High School Monday evening. Above, Overland Park firefighters survey the car's damage after the driver had been taken to a hospital. Photo credit Mike Frizzell.

Overland Park Police say an adult male sustained serious injuries when he was ejected from his vehicle after he crashed into a utility pole on Switzer Road at 131st Street on Monday evening.

Police, firefighters, and paramedics were called to the intersection near the campus of Blue Valley Northwest High School just after 6:30 p.m. Monday on reports of a single-vehicle crash.