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Johnson City crash sends one to the hospital

Published On: Feb 16 2013 07:56:21 PM CST
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

A crash in Johnson City sends a woman to the hospital.

According to Johnson City Police, the crash happened on Cherokee Road around 11:30 Saturday night.

We're told a 22-year-old driver ran off the road, the car went airborne, then landed in a ditch hitting an embankment.

Police tell us the driver was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the car.

Investigators say alcohol may be a factor in the crash.

The driver is in critical condition at a local hospital.