One injured in two-vehicle accident in Jones County - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

One injured in two-vehicle accident in Jones County

One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday in Jones County. Source: JCFC One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday in Jones County. Source: JCFC
JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A man was injured in a two-vehicle accident in the Sharon community on Friday.

MOBILE USERS: Click here for photos from the scene

At 1:55 p.m., units from Sharon and Shady Grove Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the scene of the accident on Sharon Road.

According to Jones County Fire Council Public Information Officer Caleb Worrell, when firefighters arrived on scene they found a blue car to the side of the road with extensive damage to its front and driver's side. They also saw a pickup truck blocking one lane of the road with similar damage.

According to reports, the male adult driver of the car sustained minor injuries and was transported by EMServ ambulance to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel for treatment.

The driver of the pickup truck appeared to be uninjured, according to Worrell.

A section of Sharon Road was completely shutdown during rescue and cleanup operations and traffic was rerouted around the accident.

Emergency personnel on scene included Sharon and Shady Grove Volunteer Fire Departments, EMServ Ambulance Service, Jones County Sheriff's Department and Jones County Fire Public Information Officer Caleb Worrell.

Fire apparatus included Sharon Rescue and Shady Grove Rescue 2.

Copyright WDAM 2016. All rights reserved. 

  • Local NewsLOCALMore>>

  • RAW VIDEO: North Forrest v. Lumberton

    RAW VIDEO: North Forrest v. Lumberton

  • Lumberton outlasts North Forrest, 12-8

    Lumberton outlasts North Forrest, 12-8

    Saturday, August 19 2017 12:59 AM EDT2017-08-19 04:59:32 GMT
    Davion Edwards ran for 124 yards and a touchdown Friday night in Lumberton High School’s 12-8 victory over North Forrest High School in Eatonville. The junior scored ripped off a 41-yard run that set up his 9-yard touchdown run in the third quarter, as he scoried what turned out to be the game-winning points for the visiting Panthers. But Edwards’ biggest run was an 8-yard carry with less than 2 minutes left in the game and Lumberton facing a fourth-and-3 at the North Fo...More >>
    Davion Edwards ran for 124 yards and a touchdown Friday night in Lumberton High School’s 12-8 victory over North Forrest High School in Eatonville. The junior scored ripped off a 41-yard run that set up his 9-yard touchdown run in the third quarter, as he scoried what turned out to be the game-winning points for the visiting Panthers. But Edwards’ biggest run was an 8-yard carry with less than 2 minutes left in the game and Lumberton facing a fourth-and-3 at the North Fo...More >>
  • Jefferson Davis County wins first game in program history

    Jefferson Davis County wins first game in program history

Powered by Frankly