Five people have been injured in a collision at Evans Head yesterday.

About 8pm a Mitsubishi Lancer sedan was travelling north on Ocean Drive at Evans Head, when it appears to the vehicle has clipped the guttering before veering across the roadway and striking a power pole.

All five male occupants including the 20-year-old driver were taken to Lismore Base Hospital, with two of the passengers airlifted.

Ballina Crash Investigation Unit attended the location and will continue inquires into the crash.

Country Energy attended to carry out repairs to the power pole and to restore power supply to the local area.