Copiah County: Driver not injured in 18 wheeler accident - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Copiah County: Driver not injured in 18 wheeler accident

COPIAH COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A driver was not injured after the rig he was driving crashed Friday night in Copiah County.

Corporal Eric Henry with MHP said the unidentified driver of the 18-wheeler, for Team Transport, went off the roadway and crashed off Highway 27.

The accident occurred south of Georgetown in Copiah County around 9:30 p.m.

Henry said the highway is not closed, but the truck was carrying a non hazardous chemical that will have to be pumped out of the rig.

The truck will have to be moved Saturday Henry said.

At this time we have no word on the cause of the accident.

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