Taxi driver hurt in crash with pole

March 12, 2012 5:11:04 AM PDT
A taxi driver was hospitalized Monday after crashing into a pole on Chicago's Northwest Side.

The taxi ended up wrapped around the pole near Fullerton and Wood shortly after 1 a.m. Monday.

The driver was taken to Illinois Masonic Hospital in critical condition.

There was no word later Monday on what caused the crash.