Man critical after crash near Milang

Police say a car left the road and hit a tree just after midnight.

A Strathalbyn man has sustained life-threatening injuries in a road crash overnight.

Police were called to Nine Mile Road around 20 minutes past midnight after a car travelling towards Milang left the bitumen and ran into a tree.

The 34-year-old man at the wheel was choppered to the Flinders Medical Centre in a critical condition.

Police are still investigating the cause of the crash, and have asked anyone with information that may help to get in touch.