Eleven people were hurt, including one seriously, after the van they were in struck a pole Wednesday in East Patchogue, Suffolk County police said.
Heading south on Hewlett Avenue, the van struck the pole at 11:15 a.m.
Ten people were taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue, one with serious injuries, the rest with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
The 11th person was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police had no further information.