TRAFFIC ALERT: One sent to hospital after log truck accident - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

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TRAFFIC ALERT: One sent to hospital after log truck accident

The accident briefly stalled Hattiesburg interstate traffic. Source: User submitted photo. The accident briefly stalled Hattiesburg interstate traffic. Source: User submitted photo.
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

One person was sent to a local hospital Wednesday morning after an 18-wheeler was involved in a rollover accident. 

MOBILE USERS: Click here for photos from the scene. 

According to officials on scene, the log truck left the road on the I-59 ramp from Highway 98 westbound and flipped over. 

The driver was taken to the hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. 

Crews are on scene now, and traffic should be clear in about an hour. 

Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling the area. 

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