Two injured after driver swerves to avoid kangaroo

TWO people were treated for minor injuries after their car hit a power pole on Urraween Rd.

Hervey Bay police Sergeant Sonia Edwards said the driver had swerved to miss a kangaroo between Nissen St and St Joseph Dr. 

The driver was treated for a foot injury while the passenger was treated for air bag burns and seat belt injures.

The kangaroo was not harmed in the crash.