Punta Gorda Police say a man remains in stable condition following a crash Saturday.

They say it happened that afternoon on West Marion Avenue near Bal Harbor Boulevard.

The police say 34-year-old John DeLaurentis, Jr. headed west as he lost control of his Ford Mustang.

The vehicle hit a water sprinkler box and a palm tree.

Police say the crash ejected DeLaurentis, and he had severe injuries to his leg and head.

DeLaurentis ultimately went to Lee Memorial Hospital.

The investigation continues, but authorities say the crash may have involved drugs or alcohol.