Two injured when van hits tree, rolls over

Two injured when van hits tree, rolls over
Two people were injured in this crash near Southeast Powell Boulevard and 90th Place. (KATU photo)

PORTLAND, Ore. – Two people were seriously injured when their van crashed in Southeast Portland early Wednesday morning.

Police said the van hit a tree and rolled over near Southeast Powell Boulevard and 90th Place at around 2:15 a.m.

The tree fell onto the road and police closed Powell Boulevard while crews cleaned up the scene.

Medics took two people to a Portland hospital. Police said they are both expected to survive.

It's unclear what caused the crash.