Irvine: High-Speed Crash Topples Tree, Traps Driver

09.05.2022 | 2:01 AM | IRVINE – A high-speed crash into a tree trapped a driver who was later rushed to an area hospital, early Monday morning.

Callers reported the crash involving what appeared to be a black newer-model Cadillac CT-4 on the Warner Avenue transition to Jamboree Road, around 2:01 AM.

When authorities arrived they located the Cadillac on its roof with its driver trapped inside.

Firefighters quickly freed the driver and treated him on scene before transporting him to OC Global Medical Center.

The force of the crash toppled a tree and was heard by several workers at a nearby warehouse.

It was not immediately known if drugs or alcohol were involved.

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