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Vehicle runs into a tree

(Two injured early Friday morning)…The California Highway Patrol says they were involved in a single vehicle collision.

The CHP says 19-year-old Fernando Lopez of Cedar City was driving the vehicle eastbound on Interstate 8. At just after 6:00 am, East of Coyote Wells, Lopez allowed his vehicle to drift off the roadway and into the center median, where the vehicle collided with a tree. The driver and his 13-year-old passenger were transported to El Centro Regional Medical Center for treatment of their injuries. The collision remains under investigation.