Minivan slams into crane in south Nashville

Minivan slams into crane in south Nashville (Image 1)

The driver of a minivan crashed into a crane Wednesday afternoon in south Nashville.

It happened at McCord Crane Service Inc. located at 190 Polk Avenue.

A fire truck had to pull the minivan out from under the crane and paramedics had to use the Jaws of Life to free the driver.

The driver was taken from the scene to a local hospital.  His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

No one else was injured.

According to the preliminary investigation, the driver may have been trying to use his cell phone when he crashed.

News 2 has a crew on the scene.

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