Car flips at Longford

EMERGENCY crews were called to a single vehicle accident on the South Gippsland Highway north of Baldwins Rd at Longford on Friday after a car flipped onto its roof.

The sole occupant of the car, a 54-year-old Stradbroke man, lost control of his 98 Ford Falcon sedan, which ended up on its roof at the east side of the highway just before 1pm.

Sale SES, Wellington Highway Patrol, Sale and Longford CFA and ambulance crews attended the scene, assisting the driver and righting the car.

The driver was taken to Central Gippsland Health Service, Sale, with minor injuries.

Police are investigating the cause of the incident.