1 taken to the hospital after car crashes into tree in SE Charlotte

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FOX 46 Charlotte 

One person has been transported to the hospital after a vehicle crashed into a tree early Monday morning in southeast Charlotte, police said. 

The wreck happened just after 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10 at Monroe Road and Painter Place, between Village Lake Drive and Idlewild Road. 

Medic tells FOX 46 Charlotte one person was ejected during the crash. The incident marks the first wreck they've responded to since midnight. 

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.