A 20-year-old man was transferred to a Winnipeg hospital with life-threatening injuries after a truck crashed in Brandon on Friday.

It happened at about 3:45 a.m., according to police.

The truck the man was driving collided with a concrete embankment then a hydro pole near a home in 1500 block of Stickney Avenue.

The man was ejected from vehicle, said police, adding that excessive speed was a factor.

An18-year-old female passenger was treated and released from hospital.