SHELTON — One person was injured in a motor vehicle rollover accident on Route 8 southbound Friday night.

The Shelton Fire Department said on the organization’s Facebook page that fire crews responded to the crash near Route 8’s Exit 12 at about 9 p.m.

“First arriving fire department units found a single car motor vehicle accident rollover,” the Facebook post states. “The occupant was able to self extricate from the vehicle and was transported to an area hospital by Shelton EMS.”

brian.gioiele@hearstmediact.com