Escambia County, FL – A vehicle rollover accident late on Saturday night on Highway 97 near Walnut Hill left one person is critical condition.
The driver, who has not yet been identified, was driving a Nissan Sentra when they failed to properly negotiate a curve and left the roadway just south of Highway 164 as they were traveling northbound on highway 97. The vehicle went over Highway 164 after striking a culvert and landing on its side in a ditch next to highway 97.
The man was airlifted to by LifeFlight Helicopter to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola after Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to cut the roof of the vehicle to free him.
The Florida Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash.