From The Tribune staff reports
TRUSSVILLE — Trussville Fire and Rescue and the Trussville Police Department responded to a crash Tuesday morning on Roper Road.
The single-vehicle crash happened on Oct. 13, near Quail Run. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole. Trussville Police PIO Adam Filetti said the driver of the vehicle, an elderly woman, was trapped in the vehicle and had to be airlifted to UAB.
Witnesses said traffic was slow-moving in both directions. Drivers in the area are urged to use extreme caution.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.