TRAFFIC ALERT: Overturned log truck on Hwy 11 at Jones County Forrest line stalls traffic

TRAFFIC ALERT: Overturned log truck on Hwy 11 at Jones County Forrest line stalls traffic
An overturned log truck has stalled traffic on Hwy 11.
Emergency crews assessing damage at the scene of a log truck wreck on Hwy 11 in Jones County
Emergency crews assessing damage at the scene of a log truck wreck on Hwy 11 in Jones County

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - An overturned log truck on Highway 11 at the Jones County Forrest line has stalled traffic to motorists.

The driver of the 18-wheeler suffered a head injury, but is alert and talking.

Mississippi Highway Patrol is on the scene, and an ambulance is on the way.

The northbound lane is blocked to traffic.

According to the driver, a vehicle pulled out in front of the log truck, and he swerved to avoid collision causing the truck to overturn.

Motorists are urged to avoid this area until the scene is cleared.