Stolen vehicle crashes into tree, rolls over in southeast Charlotte

Stolen vehicle crashes into tree, rolls over in southeast Charlotte
(Source: AP)

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A stolen vehicle crashed into a tree and rolled over in southeast Charlotte Monday morning.

The crash happened on Monroe Road near Painter Place around 5 a.m.

The driver was ejected from the car and transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Police say the road will not be shut down other than to remove the car from the scene.

Detectives are still investigating the incident, officials say.

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