Two Sent to the Hospital After Rollover Accident in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A teenager was ejected out of a car following a rollover accident in Midland on Tuesday afternoon.

Police say a tire blowout caused the accident on Highway 191 around 2:30 p.m.

21-year-old Elizama Marquez was driving eastbound on Highway 191 when the back left tire blew out.

A teen sitting in the backseat wasn't wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the car.

Marquez and the teen were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Marquez was given a ticket for having an unrestrained passenger.