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February 17, 2015 at 9:42 AM

Car overturns in North Seattle

Firefighters assisted three people  in the alley at 112 Northwest 44th Street. on Tuesday morning. The driver confused the brake pedal for the gas pedal and backed up a rock wall,  flipping the car.    (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times)

Firefighters assisted three people in the alley at 112 Northwest 44th Street. on Tuesday morning. The driver confused the brake pedal for the gas pedal and backed up a rock wall, flipping the car. (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times)

Update at 9:46 a.m.: The Seattle Fire Department says in a tweet the injuries appear to be minor.

Original post: Seattle fire and rescue crews have pulled one person from an overturned car in North Seattle.

The car overturned after hitting a rockery while backing out a driveway in the 100 block of Northwest 44th Street.

There were three people in the car. One person was able to get out on their own and a second was pulled out by rescue crews, said Seattle Fire Department spokesman Kyle Moore.

This post will be updated.

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