Car hits tree, trapping 2 inside

Two teenagers from Washington County are recovering from serious injuries after a crash earlier Friday.

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The car went into a tree.
This happened this morning on County Route 153 just east of Beattie Hollow Road in the town of Salem.
Deputies found the teenagers trapped inside.
19-year-old Zachariah Miller from Shushan, in Salem, was sent to Glens Falls Hospital where he’s recovering from severe head, chest, and internal injuries.
18-year-old Patrick Stone, also of Salem, was airlifted to Albany Med for serious injuries to his head, chest and lower body.

A portion of the roadway was closed for several hours. 

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at 518-746-2475.