Woman rescued from overturned vehicle in Rutherford Co.

Emergency crews responding to an accident on Highway 99 and Rockvale Road rescued a woman trapped inside an overturned vehicle.

RUTHERFORD COUNTY (WKRN) – Emergency crews responding to an accident on Highway 99 and Rockvale Road rescued a woman trapped inside an overturned vehicle.

Rutherford County Fire Rescue responded to the accident at 11:30 p.m.

“Thankfully another driver noticed the vehicle off the road and in the trees and dialed 911 for help,” said Lieutenant Steve Majchrzak.

He told News 2 the vehicle had flipped and landed on its side and the female driver was trapped inside.

Crews were able to remove the victim from the vehicle and she was transported to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital. Her condition has not been released.

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