Rollover Accident on I-44

Rollover Accident on I-44

According to Officials a car traveling northbound on I-44 in Burkvurnett was involved in a single car rollover accident.

According to witnesses, just before 4:30 p.m. the car experienced a tire blowout and the driver lost control. The car then went across the grass median, hit a guardrail and flipped over and landed on southbound lanes of I-44.

Witnesses said the driver and one passenger were trapped inside the vehicle, but officials were able to get both out using the jaws of life.

Both were taken by ambulance with non life threatening injuries to United Regional Hospital.