HEMPSTEAD - Police say two people were rushed to Winthrop Hospital after a crash in Hempstead this morning.

The incident happened at Covert and Front streets around 2 a.m.

News 12 Long Island has learned the driver of a van lost control, hit a curb and then hit a tree before flipping several times.

A man and a woman were rushed to the hospital.

There is no word on the extent of the injuries.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.