It was anything but an easy Sunday morning for two Sioux Falls residents after the car they were driving collided with a tree inside a city park during the middle of the night.

KSFY TV is reporting that an early morning car crash has sent two people to a Sioux Falls hospital. The incident occurred shortly after 3:00 AM on Sunday, (April 14). The two people involved in the accident were traveling in a car on 12th and Cliff near Nelson Park when they lost control of their vehicle, and it slid into a tree inside the park.

According to KSFY, the police report states that officers witnessed the vehicle involved in the crash going north on Cliff Avenue at a very high rate of speed prior to the accident.

Both the driver and the lone passenger inside were taken to a Sioux Falls hospital for treatment. At last check, the driver was in critical condition, while the passenger is in stable condition.

Police are in the process of conducting a full investigation.

Source: KSFY TV

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