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Driver hospitalized in Margate rollover accident

Accident reported at intersection of Lyons, Wiles roads

Photo courtesy of the Margate-Coconut Creek Fire Department.
Photo courtesy of the Margate-Coconut Creek Fire Department.

MARGATE, Fla. – A driver was hospitalized after a rollover accident Saturday in Margate.

The accident happened at the intersection of Lyons Road and Wiles Road.

The Margate-Coconut Creek Fire Department said it was initially dispatched to the accident. Crews found one person sitting on the median a half-mile from the intersection.

Bystanders told officials that the driver jumped from the vehicle and it continued through the intersection, coming to a stop in the bushes.

The driver was taken to Broward Health North, officials said. No other injuries were reported.