A 21-year-old driver was injured in Priest Lake on Tuesday morning after their car smashed into a group of trees.
The wreck occurred at about 6:35 a.m. on Bluewater Drive in southeastern Davidson County.
Police said the driver was speeding and hit a mailbox but didn't stop. The teen then turned a corner and plowed into the trees, sending debris 40 feet.
A woman who was walking her dog said she had to jump out of the way to avoid the vehicle.
Police said the driver has at least a broken leg. A passenger in the car walked away from the crash.
Both the driver and passenger are expected to survive their injuries.
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