EAST FLATBUSH - A car crashed into a light pole at a busy intersection in East Flatbush yesterday afternoon.

A silver Lexus SUV was traveling on Kings Highway when it crashed into a black Mercedes sedan, then plowed into a light pole. It happened at the intersection of Avenue D and Kings Highway. People who live in the area say accidents like this are common on Kings Highway.

At least three people were taken away from the accident by ambulance.