Driver seriously injured in Wise County rollover accident

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a serious accident that occurred yesterday (Monday) evening along Farm to Market Road 2264 near Farm to Market Road 407 in rural Wise County.

DPS Troopers say a vehicle was driving northbound on FM 2264 from FM 407 when the driver failed to turn along a curve in the roadway. The vehicle traveled into the oncoming lanes of traffic and then crashed off the roadway, overturning multiple times and ejecting the driver.

Wise County EMS requested a PHI Air Medical helicopter to the scene for air transport. PHI Med 10 airlifted the driver to Medical City Denton with serious injuries. His condition has not yet been disclosed.

The driver has been identified as a 63-year-old man from Rhome.

The crash remains under investigation.