Man dies after hitting power pole

Accident at King George Boulevard near 72 Avenue is still under investigation

A 23-year-old Surrey man is dead after his car collided with a power pole on the weekend.

On Sunday, at 5:20 a.m.,  the man was heading south on King George Boulevard, near 72 Avenue, when for reasons unclear, his black Saturn veered into a power pole.

He died at the scene.

No one else was in the vehicle at the time.

Potential factors of speed, alcohol and whether a seat belt was worn at the time are all being investigated, police say.

Anyone who witnessed the accident or has further information is asked to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvcrime.ca quoting file number 2015-143428