SAN MARCOS (CBS 8) - One man was airlifted to the hospital Friday morning with serious injuries after crashing into a tree.

Police say a DUI suspect slammed into a tree on Buena Creek Road in San Marcos early in the morning. The driver was arrested but his passenger was badly hurt and rescuers had to cut him out of the wreck.

He was airlifted to Palomar Hospital. There has been no word on his condition.