While you were sleeping, a car ran up a tree in Denham Springs.
It happened around 4 a.m. this morning, Central Firefighters responded to a car that had ran off the road on highway 64, hit a tree, and kept going.
By the time the firefighters got there, the car was eight feet up off the ground and the rear bumper touching the ground with the driver still inside.
New equipment helped first responders stabilize the vehichle and remove the patient for transport to the hospital. Authorities say the driver is still at the hospital in stable condition.