A driver was injured Saturday morning after the vehicle he was driving struck a utility pole on Ocean Heights Avenue in Hamilton Township, police said.

Sgt. Joe Guerrier said the accident happened at about 7:15 a.m. about a quarter mile from the intersection of Somers Point-Mays Landing Road.

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There was no damage to the pole and one lane was closed for about 30 minutes.

The driver, whose name has not been released, was transported to a hospital with unknown injuries. 

No one else was in the vehicle.

Guerrier said charges were possible pending further investigation.

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