Man taken to hospital after crashing into tree - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Man taken to hospital after crashing into tree

Source: Maxine Nolen Source: Maxine Nolen
Source: Maxine Nolen Source: Maxine Nolen
RAYMOND, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A young man is lucky to be alive after crashing his vehicle early on Friday morning.

Trooper Eric Henry with Mississippi Highway Patrol says that around 4 am a Chevrolet Tahoe crashed at MS 467 north of Raymond.  

The driver, 19-year-old Travonge Thompson, lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree. He had to be cut out of the vehicle with the jaws of life.  

He was transported to UMMC with injuries.

Trooper Henry says he may have fallen asleep. 

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