A car accident in Lower Lawrenceville has left a man in critical condition.
An emergency dispatch supervisor said the accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. on Penn Avenue between 38th and 39th streets.
Police in Zone 2 said the victim was driving on Penn Avenue when he lost control of his car and hit a pole.
The accident occurred outside a coin laundry business, which was roped off with caution tape about 30 minutes after the accident. It was unclear if the car struck the building.
The victim was taken to a UPMC Presbyterian in critical condition. Further information was not immediately available.