A one vehicle accident in Chattooga County this morning sent a local resident to the hospital. According to Trooper Joseph Teat of the Georgia State Patrol post in Rome, the accident occured this morning near the intersection of Scott Hill Road and U.S. Highway 27. Trooper Teat said that it appeared that the vehicle had flipped several times. The injured party was taken to Rome by Chattooga County EMS. AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio will have more information when it becomes available.