JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - One Adult and three children were injured Saturday afternoon in a two car accident in North East Jones County.
The accident happened at around 4:00 p.m. on Highway 84 East at the Magnolia Road intersection. The driver of a Jeep Cherokee was attempting to cross over the highway when it was struck by an eastbound GMC Yukon. The driver of the Cherokee claimed she had mistakenly hit the gas instead of the brake when she entered the median.
Four of the five passengers were taken to the hospital including the 23 year old driver and the three children age, 10, seven, and five. Their injuries were said to be non-life-threatening. The driver of the Yukon was treated at the scene.