Cass County, Mich. Alcohol played a role in an early morning wreck in Cass County that sent one person to the hospital.
It happened around 4:45 a.m. in Silver Creek Township, about four miles north of Dowagiac.
Police say 26-year-old Rodolfo Garcia Junior was heading east on Downey Street, near M51, when he lost control behind the wheel.
His car ran off the road and slammed into a tree.
The Dowagiac man was taken to the hospital with only minor injuries, but investigators say alcohol was a factor in the crash.