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Two drivers suspected of DUIs hospitalized in Chula Vista

Two drivers crash into trees in unrelated collisions early Sunday morning.

Two separate and unrelated collisions occurred  early Sunday morning in Chula Vista resulting in the hospitalization of both drivers according to Police.

A man suffered head injuries in the first incident at around 1 a.m. in the 200 block of 4th Avenue as he drove southbound. According to Chula Vista Police, he drove into a large palm tree in the center divider and had to be extricated. 

In the second incident a woman lost control of her SUV and hit a tree at approximately 2 a.m on Pepper Tree Lane. The driver collided into a tree as she drove eastbound into oncoming traffic. 

The woman was hospitalized with major injuries and had to be extricated according to the Chula Vista Fire Department.

Both drivers are suspected of driving under the influence.