Man hit by vehicle on I-59 while changing tire

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are asking for your help in finding the motorist who struck a man while he was changing a tire on Interstate-59 Friday night. It happened around 8:30 p.m. in the northbound lane of I-59, near mile marker 66.

Police say a cabdriver received minor injuries when he was hit by a light-colored vehicle as he was changing that tire. The victim was treated and released from the hospital.

So far, police have no other details about the vehicle that hit the man.

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