Authorities respond to two accidents at Petal intersection on Tuesday

This photo has been altered
This photo has been altered

PETAL, MS (WDAM) - A vehicle traveling from the City of Petal across the HWY 11/42 bypass intersection T-boned a black Chevy Cavalier headed toward Hwy 11 North.

The Cavalier ran a stop sign, then the vehicle approaching from Petal smashed into it.

The man driving the Cavalier was bloodied and in tears when authorities arrived to the scene.

A female passenger was extracted from the Cavalier by Petal Firefighters before she was rushed by ambulance to a local hospital. One injury was reported.

Authorities said the crash was the second one of the day at that same intersection.

Copyright 2014 WDAM. All rights reserved.