Two-vehicle accident sends mother, toddler to hospital

Two-vehicle accident sends mother, toddler to hospital

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A two-vehicle accident occurred just before 11 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 49 and East Drive Friday.

A woman and a toddler were transported by ambulance to a local hospital. Their injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.

Traffic on Highway 49 northbound has been diverted to the service road.

Motorists are urged to avoid northbound traffic in the area if possible for the next hour.