The Youngstown Police and Fire Departments were were called to a car accident Monday on the city’s South Side
The accident happened just after 8:30 p.m. on Thalia Avenue. The driver may have suffered a medical condition before hitting a guardrail, another car and then striking a telephone pole head-on.
The driver was treated by paramedics at the scene. A passenger in the car did not appear to be injured.
The second car involved had minor damage.
The fire department was called in when the damaged car began smoking.