Van crashes into pole; four injured

October 26, 2011 2:41:53 PM PDT
Four passengers in a van suffered minor injuries this morning when the van struck a power pole south of Santa Rosa, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

There were six disabled passengers in the van when the crash happened around 9 a.m. on Stony Point Road at Scenic Avenue, CHP Officer Jon Sloat said.

The injured passengers were taken to a hospital.

The crash knocked power lines onto the road and crushed the van, according to the CHP.

Stony Point Road is expected to be closed until at least 12:30 p.m., Sloat said.