UNION TOWNSHIP — A Centerville man was ejected from his vehicle in a rollover accident this morning on Route 8, south of Union City.

Police and emergency crews responded to the accident on Cooper Road about 7:47 a.m.

Martin J. Hyldahl, 53, was ejected from his 2008 Ford Focus and suffered a head injury. LifeStar helicopter landed in a nearby cornfield to fly him to Hamot Medical Center.

Hyldahl was southbound on Route 8 when he lost control of his car, which went off the road, and hit the end of a guiderail. The car became airborne and rolled over three times before coming to rest upright in a field, state police at Corry reported.

Union City Volunteer Fire Department also responded.

Hyldahl will be charged with careless driving.

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