Three motorists suffered minor injuries in separate crashes Saturday morning in western Atlantic County, State Police said.

The first of two single-vehicle accidents occurred at about 7:15 a.m. when a car struck a utility pole at milepost 34 on the Black Horse Pike in Folsom. Two occupants sustained minor injuries.

Trooper William Bounds said the roadway was shut down momentarily to clear debris. Utility crews came out to repair the pole, but there no reports of traffic lights being affected.

Another single-vehicle accident occurred at about 7:30 a.m. on Jackson Road near Lake Avenue in Buena Vista Township. The driver sustained minor injury and received medical attention as a precautionary measure.

Wallace McKelvey