Driver Injured in Car vs. Pole Accident in Carmichael

CARMICHAEL — A man in his 20s is in the hospital with major injuries after a crash Friday morning on Manzanita Avenue north of Helva Lane.

(Photo Courtesy: Ashley Chenoweth)

The man was driving a 2003 Hyundai Tiburon when an unknown car going south turned left in front of him.

He swerved left to avoid the vehicle and crashed into a power pole.

The injured man was transported to Mercy San Juan and is stable.