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Log truck rear-ends SUV near Hazlehurst

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COPIAH COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

One person was injured when an 18-wheeler transporting logs rear-ended an SUV on Highway 51 near Hazlehurst Thursday afternoon.

The accident happened at approximately 3:30 p.m. near County Farm Road south of Hazlehurst.

According to Trooper First Class Eric Henry, a Chevrolet Tahoe was attempting to turn into a driveway when the 18-wheeler traveling south came over a hill and hit the back of the Tahoe.

The driver of the Tahoe was transported to Hardy Wilson Memorial Hospital.

The driver of the 18-wheeler and two children in the Tahoe weren't injured.

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