One-vehicle accident sends driver to hospital

One-vehicle accident sends driver to hospital

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from the Jones County Fire Council

The male driver of a Toyota Camry was injured Thursday morning, April 16, in a one-vehicle accident on Highway 84 East in Jones County.

At 9:10 a.m., emergency medical responders and rescue units from M&M and Powers VFD responded to the accident, which occurred east of the Highway 184 and Magnolia Road intersection of Highway 84 East. The driver apparently crashed his vehicle into a bridge, and continued traveling east for quite a distance before ending up in the median.

The 43-year old male was transported to South Central Regional Medical Center with what was believed to be moderate injuries.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

Also responding to the accident was Jones County Sheriff's Department.