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Jerome Fire Chief Rusty Blair said the man’s Toyota FJ Cruiser four-wheel drive rolled 300 feet off Allen Springs Road down to Forest Road 493. Rescue crews had to hike with Jaws of Life extrication equipment to tear open the vehicle to get the man out. (Photos courtesy of Kim Moore, Verde Valley Ambulance and Rusty Blair, Jerome Fire Dept.)

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