Weather blamed for one-vehicle rollover accident in Jones County
Linda Cranford, Jones County Fire Council PIO
afternoon, March 31, a Jones County couple escaped injury in a one-vehicle
rollover accident on Highway 84 East.
approximately 3:45 p.m. medical first responders and rescue units with Powers
Volunteer Fire Department responded to the accident which occurred in the
eastbound lane of Highway 84 East between Keahey Gore Road and Lawn Haven
Church Road. Upon arrival they found a silver Honda Odyssey on its side
in the trees along the highway.
driver and passenger were able to exit the vehicle on their own prior to rescue
units arriving. Neither appeared to be injured and refused transportation
to the hospital by EMServ ambulance service.
male driver of the vehicle stated that the vehicle hydroplaned when he hit the
grove of the highway which had just filled with water from a sudden heavy
responding to the accident was Jones County Sheriff's Department and Mississippi