Near head on collision in Copiah County - - Jackson, MS

Near head on collision in Copiah County

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT

The Copiah County Sheriff's Department is investigating an accident involving a car and truck. We are told a Honda and GMC truck were traveling on Highway 28 Friday night around six.

Chief Deputy Derrick Cubit says a Honda was heading east and the truck was heading west when the truck veered into the eastbound lane. Cubit says it was a near head on collision.

Both drivers were taken to hospitals. The driver of the car, a woman, was taken to Hardy Wilson in Hazlehurst. The driver of the truck, an unidentified man,  was taken to UMMC in Jackson.

Cubit tells us Highway 28 has now been cleared and the accident is under investigation.

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