A 17-YEAR-OLD Kelso boy was trapped in his car for around 40 minutes after hitting a power pole on Saturday night.
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The accident occurred at around 11pm in Rocket Street, near the intersection of Peel Street.
The boy was driving a silver Mazda. As a result of the collision, powerlines dislodged from the pole.
Police - including police rescue - Fire and Rescue NSW and paramedics attended the scene.
After being extracted from the car, the boy was transported to Orange hospital with suspected breaks to his pelvis and femur.
Police are still trying to ascertain why the teenager collided with the pole. Anyone who may have witnessed the collision can contact Bathurst Police on 63328699 or CrimeStoppers on 1800 333 000.
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