Teen flown to hospital after getting trapped under car

WHITEWATER TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A teenager was flown to the hospital after he crashed his car Tuesday evening.

Police say Tyler Middleton, 17, was operating an Acura in the 9100 block of Harrison Avenue just before 9 p.m. Tuesday when he lost control and struck a utility pole, then overturned.

Middleton, of Cleves, was trapped under the car and had to be mechanically extricated from his vehicle. He was trapped for about 25 minutes.

Middleton was flown to University Hospital via Air Care. His condition has not been released.

Police say speed was a factor in the crash, but drugs and alcohol were not.

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