JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — A female driver on Hyatt Road crashed into a tree Saturday. She was trapped inside the vehicle until crews arrived. Fire District 5, Ashland Fire, Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, and Greensprings Fire responded to the accident.
Once crews extricated the woman from the vehicle, Mercy Flights transported the woman to the Rogue Valley Medical Center. She was conscious on the way to the hospital.
Officials don’t know how fast the woman was traveling or what caused her to wreck. They say her seat belt and airbag saved her life.