A MALE driver was in a critical condition in Royal Perth Hospital yesterday after a vehicle struck a tree on Patterson Road on Tuesday.
Police were called to the scene near the Ennis Avenue intersection at 8.05am.
Initial reports were that a man was trapped in the vehicle.
Department of Fire and Emergency Services attended with reports fuel was leaking from the vehicle.
St John Ambulance crews also attended.
A 33-year-old Hammond Park man was taken to Royal Perth Hospital in a critical condition with leg and head injuries. He had surgery on a broken leg on Tuesday afternoon.
He was still in a critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit yesterday.