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Crash at Alondra and Norwalk in Norwalk

NORWALK (CNS) - Firefighters spent nearly an hour cutting a woman from
the wreckage of a car that crashed into a light pole in Norwalk tonight.
   The crash was reported at 7:49 p.m. at the intersection of Alondra
Boulevard and Gridley Road, said Rey Dong, supervising dispatcher with the Los
Angeles County Fire Department.
   A news videographer at the scene reported that a woman was trapped in
the front passenger seat.
   The trapped patient was freed at 8:40 p.m.,  Dong said
   The male driver got out of the wreckage on his own, according to the
   Two patients were taken to a hospital, Dong said.
   A fire captain at the scene said their injuries were not life-threatening.
   Firefighters used every extrication tool at their disposal to free the
trapped victim, the captain said.