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One-Vehicle Rollover

posted Jan 25, 2013, 8:04 AM by Donavon Mattern
Fire District 3 responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 18500 block of NE Risto Road this afternoon (1-24-13) at approximately 1:26 p.m. Upon arrival Firefighters found a white SUV on its top, about 15-20 feet below the roadway. The 
lone occupant/driver of the vehicle was a 17 year old female. Firefighters made contact with the driver and determined she would need to be removed from the vehicle, placed on a backboard and carried to the road surface for ambulance transport. She complained of leg and ankle pain but did not appear to have suffered serious injury. She was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident. Personnel from Fire District 3, Clark County Fire & Rescue, American Medical Response and the Clark County Sheriffs Office assisted at the scene.