Truck takes flight in east Tucson rollover

2013-05-18T14:35:00Z 2013-05-18T14:55:06Z Truck takes flight in east Tucson rolloverKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
May 18, 2013 2:35 pm  • 

A woman driving a pickup truck Saturday afternoon was ejected when the vehicle left the road and rolled into a wash.

The rollover at East Irvington Road and South Camino Seco, occurred at about 1:50 p.m. Witnesses reported seeing the white truck “flying upwards of 30 feet in the air,” Capt. Barrett Baker, spokesman for the Tucson Fire Department, said.

A rescue helicopter transported the driver to a local hospital with critical injuries, Baker said. He had no further information Saturday afternoon.

The crash is under investigation.

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