Car hits tree – car found, tree found, driver gone

Emergency response crews responded to a single-vehicle crash early Monday morning for reports of a car hitting a tree but found no driver, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. The incident happened shortly after 6 a.m. Monday when the California Highway Patrol received reports from motorists of a car into a tree on Bouquet Canyon Road at Vasquez Canyon Road, the Fire Department spokeswoman said. Paramedics arrived at the crash at 6:36 a.m., she said. “This was a Camry into a tree,” the Fire Department spokeswoman said. “Paramedics reported that the occupant left the scene.”   jholt@signalscv.com 661-287-5527 on Twitter @jamesarthurholt

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