Driver sent to hospital after vehicle hits tree in Youngstown

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A driver was sent to the hospital Saturday morning after striking a tree in Youngstown.

The crash happened on Dewey Avenue on Youngstown’s south side just after 4 a.m. Saturday.

The heavily-damaged car was removed from the scene in a flatbed truck.

Youngstown police say the driver suffered serious head injuries. The person’s current status is unknown.

Police aren’t sure what caused the driver to strike the tree. They’re investigating.

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