LAKESIDE, Calif. (KGTV) -- A driver was taken to the hospital after crashing into a palm tree and a light pole in Lakeside Monday morning.
According to authorities, the crash happened along Winter Gardens Boulevard at Winter Gardens Drive around 7 a.m.
Police say the driver was heading down Winter Gardens Boulevard when, for an unknown reason, he crashed into a rock and mailbox before slamming into a palm tree and a light pole.
Nearby witnesses, one of whom is a nurse, rushed to help the man. He was taken to the hospital in unknown condition.
Authorities say speed appears to be a factor in the crash.