Man trapped after accident in Covington County - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Man trapped after accident in Covington County

A morning accident has left one man trapped and traffic backed up on Highway 49 South for hours.  
It happened about 7:00 Monday morning in Covington County.   Witnesses say a Sanderson Farms 18-wheeler rolled over after trying to miss a car that had pulled onto the highway.   The driver of the car kept going.   Traffic is still backed up and being diverted into the northbound lanes while crews continue to work to free the driver of the truck and clean the highway.  

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