San Antonio – Woman Trapped Inside Wreckage following a Fatal Rollover Crash on I-35
Posted on Monday, August 5th, 2019 at 7:39 am
San Antonio local firefighters had to carefully extricate an injured woman from the wreckage after her vehicle overturned on Interstate 35, Wednesday morning.
According to the initial investigation, a sport utility vehicle was heading north on I-35 near Somerset Road when, for reasons that had not been determined yet, it went out of control and crashed into a guardrail. The SUV then landed on a grassy area after rolling over a number of times. Its driver, identified only as a woman, was trapped inside the wreckage when responding officers arrived at the scene. She was immediately taken to a hospital where she was listed in unknown condition. Emergency crews said that she’s bleeding from her head as she was being transported via ambulance.
Police are determining if speed may have played a role in the crash.
Our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this unfortunate accident. We pray for their full recovery as we hope that the San Antonio Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
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