1 hospitalized after car crashes into tree in Plantation

PLANTATION, FLA. (WSVN) - One person has been rushed to the hospital after a driver crashed into a tree in Plantation, early Saturday morning.

Fire crews responded to the scene of the crash, near North University Road and Sunrise Boulevard.

According to a tweet from Plantation Fire, the driver was extricated from the car.

One person was transported to Broward Health Medical Center.

The westbound lanes were closed as crews cleared the scene, but have since reopened.