Driver Seriously Hurt After Crashing into Tree in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A driver was seriously hurt after crashing into a tree in Midland.

The accident happened in the 3300 block of Whittle Way, near Tremont around 8 p.m. Monday night.

Police tell NewsWest 9, a Lincoln SUV was driving down whittle way and for some reason left the road.

The SUV slammed head on into a tree.

The passenger walked away ok.

The driver was taken to the hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Police are investigating what led to the crash.