One-car rollover on Day Road, Alexander
Submitted by Billie Owens on January 4, 2014 - 2:25pm
A one-vehicle rollover accident is reported at 1013 Day Road, north of Sprague Road. The vehicle is on its side and the female driver is unable to get out. Alexander Fire Department and Mercy medics are responding. The driver is on the phone with dispatch and says she has minor injuries, she just can't get out of her car.
UPDATE 1:29 p.m.: The vehicle is off the roadway in a ditch.
UPDATE 1:32 p.m.: The patient is out of the vehicle.
UPDATE 1:37 p.m.:
Medical treatment is not necessary. Mercy is back in service. A tow is called. The guard rail is mangled.
UPDATE 1:39 p.m.: A water pipe was damaged in the accident and Monroe County Water Authority was notified and will send someone out there when able to do so. Meanwhile, water is leaking in the ditch.
UPDATE 1:56 p.m.: Alexander ambulance is taking the woman to UMMC. Athough she has no complaints of pain, the medic says "she's shaken up."