Man seriously injured after car strikes tree

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – The crash team is investigating a single vehicle accident in Richmond's south side.

Police tell us around 2:45 a.m. Saturday, a car hit a tree in the 2100 block of Broad Rock Boulevard. Firefighters had to use the jaws of life to remove a man from the car.

That man was rushed to the hospital and is currently listed as being in critical condition.

Richmond Police do believe alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.

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