PEMBROKE PINES, FLA. (WSVN) - A car wreck in Pembroke Pines landed three teens in the hospital, Saturday night.
According to Pembroke Pines Police, the victims were traveling along Dykes Road near Southwest Fifth Street when the driver lost control, crossed a divided median and slammed into a tree, at around 10 p.m.
Photographs taken at the scene show the mangled car after the accident.
Crews transported the teens to Memorial Regional Hospital. One passenger suffered life-threatening injuries and the two others sustained serious injuries.
Police shut down Dykes Road northbound for hours while they investigated and cleared the scene.
In a news release, investigators said, “It appears likely that excessive speed might be a contributing factor of this crash. So too does the likelihood that drugs or alcohol might be contributing factors as well.”
Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.