TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A 57-year-old woman is in critical condition after her car hit a pole and a tree in Clearwater early Thursday morning, police said.
The single-car crash happened shortly after 1 a.m. in the area of Court Street and Ewing Avenue.
Police said the woman’s 2011 Cadillac left the road and hit a power pole, then a tree.
She was ejected from the car and suffered serious injuries.
The woman was taken to Bayfront, where she remains in critical condition.
Police said speed was thought to be a factor in the crash.