GRASS VALLEY (CBS13) — Saturday morning, officers responded to a rolled-over jeep that crashed on a steep hillside on westbound State Route 20 west of Banner Lava Cap Road near Grass Valley, said the California Highway Patrol.
The accident occurred around 6:30 a.m. and responding crews had to extricate the female driver from her vehicle where it was resting on its roof against a large pine tree.READ MORE: 'We Want To Take An Innovated Approach': Sacramento City Pilot Project Sets Aside $1M For Community To Spend
The driver, 47-year-old Joyell Fisher was trapped until crews were able to remove her and transport her to Sutter Roseville Medical Center.READ MORE: 'I Cannot Safely Return To Work': West Campus Vice Principal Dr. Elysse Versher Resigns, Citing History Of Racial And Sexual Harassment
She sustained major injuries.MORE NEWS: 'The Saddest Thing I've Ever Seen': Community Shaken After 3-Year-Old Dies In Arden-Arcade Fourplex Fire
While the incident is still being investigated, neither drugs nor alcohol are suspected to be a factor in the accident.