Driver sent to hospital with serious injuries following rollover in Kingston

OPP say a driver escaped a serious rollover with non-life-threatening injuries Friday morning. OPP / Twitter

A motorist is lucky to be alive after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 15 in Kingston, Ont.

Provincial police were called to the highway near Woodburn Road just before 4:30 a.m. Friday.

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According to the OPP East Region’s Twitter account, a vehicle left the roadway, sheared off a utility pole and rolled several times.

Kingston Fire and Rescue reportedly used the Jaws of Life to extricate the driver from the vehicle.

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Police say the driver was taken to hospital for treatment of serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

More to come.