Elderly Pawtucket man MedFlighted after rollover accident
By: Ross Perry
LAKEVILLE, M.A. WLNE – A 91-year-old Pawtucket man was MedFlighted to Rhode Island Hospital after flipping his car Thursday afternoon.
Lakeville Fire Department say they were responding to a call just after noon for reports of a car that had rolled over.
When they arrived, they found the elderly man trapped inside his car, suspended in his seat belt. Officials say it took them less than twenty-minutes to remove the man from the vehicle.
The driver was the only person involved in the crash and sustained significant injuries.
A Lakeville Firefighter was also treated at Morton Hospital for a minor injury he sustained assisting in the response.
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