Woman Taken to Hospital After Accident

car rolloverCENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A woman was transported to the hospital with minor injuries after a rollover crash on Old Stage Road.  The accident happened just after 11 a.m.  Fire District Three along with Jackson County Sheriff’s officials were on the scene.

Only person and her vehicle were involved in the crash.  Authorities say the driver lost control of her car.   She was trapped inside for a few minutes, but some people driving by saw the accident and helped her out of the car.

“When we got here… the folks… bystanders were assisting her out of the vehicle… they were able to open up a passenger door,” said firefighter TJ Lockwood with Medford Fire District Three.  “

Fire crews said they are unsure if weather played a factor in the crash.  They said there could have been a number of reasons why the driver lost control.