RUSH TWP., Pa. -

One person was taken to the hospital after a violent crash in Schuylkill County.

It happened just before 5 p.m. on Route 309 in Rush Township Monday.

Officials say a car suddenly swerved into oncoming traffic.

The car crashed into a tractor trailer, causing the trailer to tear off and run onto an embankment.

The car continued going the wrong way until it crashed into an embankment.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital.

There's no word on his condition.

The crash is under investigation.