Woman hurt in single-vehicle crash in Brooklyn Center

A woman was seriously hurt in a single-vehicle crash in Brooklyn Center Monday morning.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the driver of a Dodge Caliber was traveling south on Highway 252 near 66th Avenue North when the vehicle left the road and struck a light pole at the intersection.

The 49-year-old female driver suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital, according to the state patrol report.

The crash temporarily delayed traffic in the area, according to KSTP Traffic Reporter Josie Smith.

The crash remains under investigation.