Jones Co. (WDAM)- Jones county emergency officials responded to a traffic accident near Ellisville, in the southbound lane of I-59 around mile marker 87 Wednesday. The driver of a maroon Dodge dually pickup truck slammed into a MDOT vehicle, which was parked on the side of the interstate. The MDOT crew was on their lunch break and were unharmed. The driver of the maroon pickup is described as having serious injuries.
Family members tell 7 on Your Side that a blackish gray Shih tzu dog named Isabelle was in the maroon Dodge and is now missing. Isabelle may answer to the name Izzy. If you think you know of Isabelle's whereabouts please contact the WDAM newsroom at (601) 544-4730.