Fort St. John RCMP are continuing to investigate after a vehicle hit a tree on a private residence at Peace River Road and 111 Ave., last Saturday

Police say they and the Fort St. John Fire Department responded to the scene of the crash at 11:17 p.m.

Three of five people who were in the car sustained minor injuries, were taken to hospital and were later released. Police say the other two people were uninjured and the vehicle’s 17 year-old female driver stayed at the scene.

They say they believe alcohol and speed to be factors in the crash and charges are pending.

They are asking that anyone who witnessed the collision and who has not yet spoken to police to call the Fort St. John RCMP detachment at 250-787-8140.