HOUSTON -

Firefighters had to cut a woman out of a car after it slammed into a tree in southeast Houston.

It happened on El Dorado near Zabolio around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

According to police, the car hit the tree with such a force causing the woman to become stuck under the dashboard.

Emergency crews had to cut the woman out of the vehicle.

Officials said both the driver and passenger were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators are looking into what caused the accident.