UPDATE: One airlifted after rollover

By Daniel Elizondo

A 31-year-old Kirbyville woman was injured in a rollover on US 96 bypass south of Silsbee at 3:25 p.m.

Jennifer Bland suffered serious injuries as a result of the rollover while driving a Jeep Wrangler.

According to DPS reports, the Jeep went off the roadway while traveling in the northbound lanes of US 96. Bland overcorrected and the vehicle rolled, police said.

Bland was airlifted to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont with serious injuries. However, DPS troopers said she was alert and conscious.

The crash remains under investigation.

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