Haut-Shippagan man sustains serious injuries in violent collision on Acadian Peninsula

A man from the Acadian Peninsula is in hospital with serious injuries following a violent collision in Losier Settlement earlier this week.

The 34 year old from Haut-Shippagan lost control of his vehicle and struck a utility pole on Route 150 early Tuesday morning.

The man was the lone occupant of the vehicle which shattered the pole and rolled several times.

Police believe speed may have been a factor in the crash.

The investigation is on-going.

(with files from CKLE)