Man, 23, critical after crashing into power pole

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a serious, single vehicle traffic crash which occurred in Mackay last night.

At around 10pm, a driver lost control of his sedan which resulted in it colliding with a power pole on Harbour Road.

The 23-year-old male driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was transported to the Mackay Base Hospital in a critical condition.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the crash or who may have dash cam footage of the area to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.


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