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Driver injured in fiery Jones County crash

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A preliminary investigation suggeststhat a car struck a bridge in Jones County and then flipped over into the drycreek bed below.

The accident happenedSaturday morning. According to Linda Cranford with the Jones County Fire Council,a female driver was seriously injured in a fiery one-vehicle crash. Officialsarrived to Indian Springs Road to find the driver lying in the road and hervehicle on fire. She was transported to South Central Regional Medical Center withserious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Cranford said the driver was unable to walkand had apparently drug herself up the embankment and tried to flag downsomeone for help and that's when a passerby called 911.

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