Life-threatening crash on Highway 231 sends one to the hospital

BAYOU GEORGE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - One person is in the hospital after a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning.

According to Panama City Police, the driver was going north on Highway 231 near County Road 2301 when their Jeep went over a ditch and hit a culvert.

Police said the Jeep then became airborne, flipped, the top of the vehicle hit a tree, and it became mangled in the woods.

We're told the driver, who hasn't been identified to us yet, has life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is still unknown.