Roll-over accident closes intersection

A roll-over accident at the intersection of 17th and Ray Street has closed roads in Spokane's South Hill.

The accident occurred when a red pickup truck headed south and a green sedan going west collided, causing the pickup truck to roll over and throw the driver from his vehicle. The pickup driver has been taken to the hospital with a skull fracture, but is expected to survive. No injuries to the sedan driver have been reported. 

Spokane Police are still investigating the collision and will not release details regarding who was at fault or if tickets will be issued until after the matter is fully investigated.

Police are asking motorists to avoid the area and take an alternate route.

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