SUV Slams Into Fresno Fire Department Flag Pole

There were some scary moments for a driver in Southeast Fresno Friday afternoon as her SUV went off the road and slammed into a small wall and flag pole.

It happened around 4 p.m. just outside Fresno City Fire Department Station 8, which is located near Cedar and Butler.

Firefighters heard the crash and rushed out to help.

Luckily, no one was hurt.

Police say the driver went off the road while trying to avoid a car that ran a red light.