One airlifted, others injured in Lamar Co. crash

One airlifted, others injured in Lamar Co. crash
A woman was hospitalized after a diving accident in Forrest County; (Photo source: WDAM)

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Several people were injured in a single-car crash that occurred on U.S. Highway 98 Sunday evening.

According to MHP spokesman Travis Luck, a vehicle was traveling east on U.S. 98 near MS 589 when it struck a tree in front of a corner market.

Luck tells us that one person was air lifted from the scene, and other passengers were transported to the Forrest General hospital with injuries.

Troopers are still investigating the crash.

We will continue to update this story as information is provided.