Highway 49 accident sends four to hospital

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Four Waynesboro men were taken to a local hospital after they were involved in an afternoon accident. It happened on Highway 49 near the intersection of Leo Hession Road.

Hattiesburg Police say the men were traveling southbound when their vehicle left the road and ran into a median ditch. Rescuers had to extract all four passengers.

Two men are listed in critical condition with severe head trauma.

The other two are listed in stable condition.