Driver pinned in car after slamming into tree

Police believe speed is to blame

Author: Kevin O'Korn, Producer, kokorn@wkmg.com
Published On: Dec 01 2012 07:28:27 AM EST   Updated On: Dec 01 2012 07:59:04 AM EST
ROUNDABOUT CRASH

Police say a driver failed to negotiate a roundabout on Highland Ave. in Orlando and ended up slamming into a tree.

A witness says the car looked like it was going around 80 miles per hour before it lost control.

The driver was pinned in the car for about about 20 minutes before rescue crews could get him out .

He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.  Right now there is no word on his condition or if he will charged for the accident.