Vehicle rollover in Phoenix Sunday morning sends 2 to hospital in serious condition

Posted at 9:02 AM, Oct 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-17 01:42:07-04

Two vehicles that may have been racing crashed in central Phoenix, and one of the drivers left the scene. 

According to police, two vehicles appeared to be racing on Central Avenue when one collided with a tree.

Phoenix fire crews assisted police on scene Sunday morning near Watkins Street and Central Avenue.

Witnesses told police two vehicles were racing on Central Avenue when one of the vehicles struck a tree. Two people who were inside the vehicle were taken to a hospital with serious injuries. 

The second vehicle did stay at the scene, but officers said the driver of the car that struck the tree left the scene. 

Police are still investigating the crash. 

Stay with ABC15 for updates.