Man Critically Injured In Antioch Crash

Posted at 2:41 PM, May 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-29 18:40:13-04

An early morning crash sent one person to the hospital with critical injuries.

Police said the driver was pinned under the engine of the vehicle for about 15 minutes.

The crash happened on Hamilton Church Road in Antioch around 2:15 a.m. Sunday.

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According to reports, the driver crossed the center line, clipped a mailbox, and crashed into a culvert.

Officials said the engine pushed the dashboard back, trapping the man in his car.

When first responders arrived on the scene, the man had to be cut out of his vehicle.

Authorities have not said if drugs or alcohol happened to be a factor in the wreck.