I-59 accident in Forrest County injures one - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

I-59 accident in Forrest County injures one

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A one-car accident on Interstate 59 sent one person to the hospital Wednesday afternoon.

The accident occurred about 1:30 p.m. in the southbound lane near mile marker 73. Authorities say after the driver lost control of the vehicle it left the road and landed on its roof in the brush.

The female passenger sustained minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital. The driver was not injured.

The southbound lane was reduced to one-lane for a period of time while the wreck was cleared.

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