A Phoenix resident was involved in single-vehicle rollover accident on Highway 87 about two miles south of Payson Saturday. Maria Alvarado, 26, was driving her late-model truck southbound on Highway 87 when she lost control near milepost 246 at approximately 12:45 Saturday, Oct. 20 and rolled over, coming to rest beside the highway.
DPS Officer Seth Meeske said Alvarado suffered minor injuries in the accident and was flown to Scottsdale Osborn Hospital in Phoenix, where she was treated and released. Southbound traffic was restricted to one lane for about an hour, Meeske said. Impairment is not suspected in the accident.