GRANADA HILLS (   —  Three young men were injured — two critically and one seriously — Sunday when their compact sport utility vehicle slammed into a tree in Granada Hills.

All three were trapped inside the vehicle.

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The accident happened around 12:50 p.m. in the 14400 block of San Fernando Road, near the Balboa Boulevard overpass.

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The victims were taken to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

The crash closed the Balboa Boulevard off-ramp from the southbound Golden State (5) Freeways, reported the CHP.

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