The driver of an SUV suffered minor injuries after losing control of her vehicle on Plainview Road Tuesday afternoon and striking a utility pole.
The incident took place on Plainview Road at Fams Drive late Tuesday afternoon.
Nassau County police ambulance transported the woman to Nassau University Medical Center; her injuries were described as minor by authorities on the scene.
Bethpage firefighters were called to the scene to secure the smoking vehicle, authorities said. Officials at LIPA were notified to secure the utility pole.