Five escape serious injury in Salisbury North crash, SA

Five teenagers have escaped serious injury after a car crashed into a tree at Salisbury North this morning, according to SA Police.

Just before 10.30am a small Nissan sedan collided heavily with several trees on Holstein Drive.

Shortly after the crash the male driver allegedly fled the scene while the four passengers (three teenage boys and a 14-year-old girl) were treated by ambulance crews and conveyed to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Further enquiries by Elizabeth police located the driver, an 18-year-old man at a Burton address, he was also taken to hospital with injuries as a result of the crash.

Elizabeth police will take statements from the four passengers and interview the driver who is believed to be unlicensed at a later date.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.