Roll Over Accident Shuts Down Exit

A man is taken to the hospital after the SUV he was riding in flipped several times on Highway 287 just east of Electra.

Our crew at the scene was told the driver of the SUV feel asleep at the wheel and the vehicle crossed the center median, hit two traffic signs and then rolled in a field just off the roadway.

A 90-year old man was taken to United Regional. A woman and child also suffered injuries in the accident and were also taken for treatment by ambulance. The driver of the vehicle was not hurt.

The Business 287 ramp was shut down while crews cleaned up the accident scene.