COPIAGUE - A Lindenhurst man is accused of driving drunk and slamming into a tree early Sunday morning.

The incident occurred on Hawkins Boulevard at Brookside Court in Copiague just before 4 a.m.

Police say Jeremy Jones was driving his pickup truck when he lost control and hit the tree. They say he was thrown from the vehicle.

Jones was airlifted to the hospital with broken bones. He is charged with DWI.