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Teen seriously injured after striking tree in Clearfield County

Chest Township, PA – A teen is left with serious injuries after striking a tree and overturning his vehicle while driving too fast in Clearfield County.

The unnamed 17-year-old boy from Cherry Tree reportedly had been driving too fast on Five Points Road in Chest Township around 7:41 a.m. Tuesday.

His Chevy Caprice went over an embankment, struck a tree, and overturned.

The teen was taken by ambulance to Altoona Hospital with serious injuries.

He had been wearing a seat belt.

Click Here to read the online police report. (You’ll need to scroll down to page 2 to see this specific report.)