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Arkansas State Police Trooper Whitney investigated a single vehicle rollover injury crash earlier this week on Highway 7 North at Locket Mountain Road earlier this week.
Evidence at the scene showed that the northbound vehicle exited the right side of the pavement and traveled at least 200 feet along the grassy roadside before striking a drainage ditch at a concrete culvert. The vehicle struck the edge of the ditch and overturned at least once coming to final rest upside down on the roadside.
The Garland County Sheriff”s Patrol assisted as needed.
Fountain Lake Fire & Rescue Troops arrived quickly. They took charge of traffic control and assisted with medical care.
LifeNet dispatched an Ambulance Crew to the scene. The driver was transported by ambulance to the hospital.
Traffic flow was interrupted for approximately 45 minutes.