Car knocks down light pole

Car knocks down light pole

Residents awoke just after 5am to the sound of the car hitting a light pole near Sanderstead Loop on September 6.

Police spokeswoman Ros Weatherall said witnesses saw the car, driven by a Clarkson man (21), travel across a roundabout and hit a light pole and bollards.

The pole ended up spread across the median strip, and St John Ambulance took the driver to Joondalup Health Campus with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are still investigating the crash. Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.