Marion County Fire Rescue
The SUV of Justin Griffis lies mangled against a utility pole at Southwest 60th Avenue and 95th Street.
Driver injured in SW wreck

By Jim Clark

A 31-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition early Tuesday after his car smashed into a utility pole in Southwest Ocala.

At 12:50 a.m. Tuesday, Marion County Fire Rescue Team was dispatched to reports of a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Southwest 95th Street Road and Southwest 60th Avenue, Ocala. The 911 caller reported that a vehicle hit a power pole and the vehicle was possibly on fire.