Man thrown from vehicle in rollover on US 281/287

Man thrown from vehicle in rollover on US 281/287
A man was thrown from his truck during a rollover accident on Monday morning where U.S. 281 and U.S. 287 merge near Windthorst Road. (Source: RNN)

WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) - A man is believed to have been seriously injured following a rollover accident on Friday morning.

According to WFPD, around 6 a.m. the driver was exiting U.S. 281 and merging onto the ramp to U.S. 287 prior to Windthorst Road.

The full-sized pickup went off the roadway and onto the shoulder before turning sideways and flipping multiple times.

The vehicle came to a stop on its roof. The driver was thrown from the vehicle during the accident, according to WFPD.

The man was rushed to the hospital with injuries that appeared to be life-threatening, according to police.

Stay with News Channel 6 as we work to learn more.

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