Man hospitalized after car crashes into tree in Phoenix

Police say a man has been hospitalized after a car crashed into a tree early Thursday morning in Phoenix.

Phoenix police say the single-car crash happened near 35th Avenue and Dunlap. The driver was speeding and was possibly impaired, police said, when he crashed into the tree.

The man was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The northbound lanes of 35th Avenue have been reopened from Dunlap to Vogel.