REDLAND, Ore. -- A 17-year-old boy was suffering life-threatening injuries after a car crashed into a tree on icy roads in Redland Tuesday night, police said.

Three people were in the car when it crashed at 15800 Redland Road just before 5:30 p.m., according to Lt. Robert Wurpes of the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office.

The teen was taken to Oregon Health & Sciences University in a helicopter. Another person was taken by ambulance to an area hospital with minor injuries.

There was no word on the condition of the third person in the car.

Wurpes said some roads were icy Tuesday night and urged drivers to use caution.

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