LeFlore County Woman Airlifted After Car Rolls Over Into Trees
LEFLORE COUNTY, Okla. (KFSM) – A LeFlore County woman was airlifted from a one-vehicle crash Wednesday with serious injuries, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
A state police crash report states Jennifer Jumper, 29, suffered serious head and internal injuries in a rollover wreck on Oklahoma 128 just east of Heavener at 8:52 p.m.
The Mansfield woman was a passenger in the 1997 Pontiac car involved in the wreck. Jimmy Perez, 38, of Mansfield, was driving the vehicle westbound on the highway, when the vehicle left the roadway to the right. Police said Perez overcorrected and ran the vehicle off the road to the left, where it rolled three or four times before striking a tree and coming to rest on the driver’s side.
Perez was uninjured in the crash. Jumper was taken by a medical helicopter to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, according to the crash report from the highway patrol.
Conditions were clear and dry at the time of the wreck. Perez and Jumper were wearing their seatbelts at the time, the crash report states.