HALIFAX -- A vehicle that rolled off a Halifax-area highway started a small brush fire Friday evening.

Police say the single-vehicle crash occurred on Highway 103 near Timberlea around 8 p.m. 

Police are also reporting that off-duty paramedics stopped to help the 39-year-old female driver of the car.  After 911 was called, the woman, who is from Greenfield, N.S., was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.