Rollover car accident sends one to hospital

Local - 8/23/2013 5:47 PM by Rebecca Turco
GHENT - A rollover car accident near the Mercer and Raleigh County line sends a woman to the hospital.

It happened around 12:15 p.m. Friday at mile marker 24 on I-77 near Ghent, according to dispatchers. State Police said the truck was traveling southbound when it was cut off by another car, then the truck entered the median and flipped over.

Police said the driver was conscious at the time she was transported to Raleigh General Hospital. No word yet on the driver's condition. The Parkways Division of State Police is investigating this incident.


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