SAVANNAH GA ( January 9, 2010) The Savannah- Chatham Metro Police Major Accident Investigations Team ( MAIT) is investigating an early morning accident that has left one person with serious injuries.

Just before 3:00 a.m., officers observed a BMW 325i traveling westbound on Victory Drive at a high rate of speed, loose control and then strike a palm tree in the center median at Victory drive at Ott Street. Savannah Fire was called for extradition and the driver Daryl Jon Griffin, 26, was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with serious injuries.

Griffin was charged with DUI, improper lane usage and too fast for conditions.