A Jeep pulling a trailer on Interstate 26 toward Summerville veered off the road near St. George this afternoon, lost the trailer and ended up on its roof in the road, according to the Highway Patrol.

The accident was reported at 4:10 p.m. near the 170 mile marker.

The driver, a 51-year-old woman from Summerville, and passenger were both wearing seat belts and escaped injury. Traffic was backed up for a couple of hours after a lane was closed.