BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)—A woman was injured Sunday afternoon after the vehicle she was driving overturned.
The accident happened about 4:15 p.m. at the intersection of 49th St. South and 5th Avenue. Police say the woman lost control of her Jeep Liberty, struck a power pole, then flipped. She was trapped for several minutes before rescuers were able to remove her from the overturned SUV. Power was out in the area for a brief time.
The intersection was closed for about an hour while the wreck was cleared. The accident is under investigation.