A one-car crash in Eastport early Saturday evening sent the driver to the hospital in serious condition, said Southampton Town police detectives, who are investigating the accident.

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Det. Tim Wilson said Saturday night that the victim, a man in his 20s, was being treated at Stony Brook University Hospital.

The crash occured around 5 p.m. Saturday on Speonk Riverhead Road between Evergreen Avenue and Old Country Road. After the crash, rescuers had to use the Jaws of Life to free the victim, police said.