Driver fighting for their life after losing control, slamming into a tree

Scarborough crash Oct 12 2020

A driver is fighting for their life in hospital after a crash in Scarborough that ended with a car wrapped around a tree.

Three others are seriously hurt.

The crash happened around midnight as the white Mercedes CLS was southbound on McCowan south of McNicoll.

Reports from the scene suggest the car swerved to pass another car when the driver lost control.

Police tell NEWSTALK 1010 speed is believed to have been a factor.

Reports suggest the people in the car were two young couples, believed to be in their mid-20s