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Metal rod pierces windshield, injures driver

February 11, 2011 12:05:15 AM PST
A driver was injured when a 5-foot metal rod flew through the windshield of his car while he was on the Pomona (60) Freeway in Diamond Bar on Thursday night.

Authorities said the Honda Accord was traveling eastbound when the metal rod pierced the windshield at about 10 p.m.

The driver was treated for minor injuries at the scene and did not have to go to a hospital.

Authorities are unsure where the metal rod came from.