Big Spring police investigating rollover accident

Big Spring police investigating rollover accident

BIG SPRING, TX (KWES/KBYG) - Drivers are being asked to avoid a portion of FM 700 in Big Spring following a rollover accident.

The accident happened Monday afternoon after police say the driver fled as officers were attempting a traffic stop near Westover and FM 700.

Authorities tell our partners, KBYG Radio, that the driver of a vehicle lost control, hit a culvert and flopped onto its roof in front of Sonic.

Police said they had to use the jaws of life to get the driver out of the vehicle.

The driver was taken to the hospital with what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries.

No other injuries were reported.

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