The vehicle involved in a Thursday morning crash tumbled approximately 70 metres after hitting a post on Morris Valley Road. (Nina Grossman/The Observer)

Man airlifted to hospital after accident on Morris Valley Road

Agassiz police, ambulance responded around 6:30 a.m.

A young man was airlifted to hospital Thursday morning after his vehicle struck a pole and tumbled 70 metres along Morris Valley Road.

At 6:23 a.m. Agassiz RCMP, ambulance and fire responded to reports that a serious accident had occurred in the Morris Valley Road area near Chehalis Road.

The scene of the accident on Morris Valley Road was still under investigation Thursday morning as RCMP worked to determine factors that led to the crash. (Nina Grossman/The Observer)

Police dogs were deployed to search for any other ejected occupants but the single-vehicle accident only involved one man. The driver was ejected from the vehicle and is believed to be in serious condition.

Agassiz RCMP believe speed was a factor, but the scene is still under investigation.

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