Motorist killed when car smashes into pole

Posted at 10:37 PM, Mar 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-27 01:57:37-04

A driver was killed after crashing into a pole off of Interstate 5 in Nestor.  

The incident happened around 9:10 p.m. Saturday on southbound I-5 near State Route 905, California Highway Patrol said.  

A witness told police the vehicle veered off the roadway and then smashed into a pole.  

It's unknown if drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.  

The crash is under investigation.