By Ross Guidotti

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Emergency responders worked to help two people trapped in a car crash Christmas Day.

It happened around 11:30 a.m. near the intersection of Manchester Hill and Oaklake roads in Upper Burrell Township, when an SUV hit some ice and slammed into a tree.

The intense crash left two people injured in the car and completely smashed in the front of the car.

A female driver suffered severe injuries to her lower extremities. She had to be cut from the vehicle and was flown the a Pittsburgh hospital.

An older man in the car also had to be pulled out using the jaws of life.

A small dog inside the car was not injured.

The victims’ identities have not been released.

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