VINTON, Tx – Paramedics rushed a man to the hospital following a horrible rollover wreck in Vinton.
The accident happened shortly after 7:30pm Saturday near Mile Marker 2 off I-10. West Valley Fire crews had to use extrication tools to lift the car off the trapped man’s hand.
Fire officials say the man was wearing his seat belt, which saved his life. Rescue workers managed to pull him out of the mangled metal.
The 21-year-old man was the lone person inside the car, and as of late Sunday morning, there was no word on the cause of the wreck.