Man critical after Fremont accident

January 18, 2008 7:00:40 AM PST
A man believed to be in his late 60s suffered major injuries this morning after he struck a light pole while driving on a Fremont street, police said.

The man was driving westbound on Mission Boulevard when he crashed into a signal light pole on the northeast side of the intersection of Warm Springs Boulevard at about 3:15 a.m., according to officials.

A preliminary investigation indicates the man was driving at a high rate of speed, police said.

The man was transported to Regional Medical Center of San Jose where he remains in critical condition, according to officials.

Anyone has information regarding the crash is asked to call Officer D. Harvey at (510) 790-6771.