MAHOPAC, N.Y. - A Mahopac teen suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla after crashing his car into a utility pole on Myrtle Avenue Tuesday night.

Police said the 19-year-old man was alone in his 1991 Nissan 240sx when it left the road at around 7:19 p.m. and struck the pole and he was trapped inside. Carmel police officers along with first responders from the Mahopac Falls Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene. The victim was transported to the hospital by Medivac helicopter.

Carmel police were assisted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, which reconstructed the accident. No charges have been filed pending the outcome of the investigation.

Information in this article was provided by the Carmel Police Department.