A driver was in serious condition Tuesday afternoon after crashing his Nissan into a utility pole in Lake Grove, authorities said.

He was going southbound on Hawkins Avenue when he lost control and struck a pole near Terry Avenue just after 1:35 p.m., police said.

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Detectives were not able to identify the driver, who was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital, police said.

He was expected to survive, police said.

The vehicle was impounded for a safety check.

Fourth Precinct detectives ask anyone with information to call 631-854-8452. No other details were immediately available Tuesday evening.