Log truck and pickup collide on I-59 near Sandersville

By Jeff Daley jdaley@wdam.com

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - An 18 wheeler log truck and Toyota Pickup collided on I-59 near Sandersville Wednesday afternoon. The accident occurred around 3:00 p.m. near mile marker 100.

The unidentified male driver of the pickup and his male passenger were both transported to South Central Regional Medical Center with undisclosed injuries, however the injuries did not appear to be life threatening.

The Sandersville Volunteer Fire and Rescue, the highway patrol, and Emserv Ambulance Service all provided assistance at the scene.

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