PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh police arrested a man early Saturday morning after a car crash on Route 28.

The accident happened in the southbound lanes of Route 28 around 5:30 a.m. Police officials say a man was driving the wrong way and crashed into another vehicle. Paramedics had to extricate a man from the front passenger seat, and he was sent to Allegheny General Hospital in serious condition.

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The wrong-way driver was arrested for DUI and aggravated assault.

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There is no word on the current condition of the victim or the driver of the other vehicle.