Two girls taken to the hospital after Rock Island car accident

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Two girls were taken to the hospital after a car accident in Rock Island.

According to police, they were traveling in an SUV down 7th Ave. when they hit a utility pole near 22nd Street.

The accident happened on Saturday, May 5, before 7:30 p.m.

Paramedics had no problems getting one of the girls out of the car but had to use the Jaws of Life to get to the other.

Both were taken to Trinity West for treatment. Their condition is unknown.