Driver hits pole

Police believe speed and alcohol are factors in an early morning motorcycle crash Sunday.

Police believe speed and alcohol are factors  in an early morning motorcycle crash Sunday.

Emergency services personnel were called to the intersection of 43rd Street and 24th Avenue just before 2:30 a.m. for a report of a motorcycle striking a power pole.

The motorcyclist, a 30-year-old Vernon man, was taken to hospital with undetermined injuries.

Charges are pending in the accident.