One injured in 18-wheeler crash on Highway 18 near Morrow Road - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

One injured in 18-wheeler crash on Highway 18 near Morrow Road

18-wheeler and SUV collide on Hwy 18; Source: WLBT 18-wheeler and SUV collide on Hwy 18; Source: WLBT
18-wheeler and SUV collide on Hwy 18; Source: WLBT 18-wheeler and SUV collide on Hwy 18; Source: WLBT
RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A wreck on Highway 18 shut down the road in both directions at Morrow Road just outside of Brandon Thursday afternoon. 

According to Corporal Kervin Stewart, a Honda Accord was stopped in the eastbound lane preparing to make a turn and was hit from behind by a Saturn Vue. 

After hitting the Honda, the Saturn crossed the center line into the westbound lane and hit an 18-wheeler head on. 

The driver of the Saturn Vie was extricated from the car and airlifted to UMMC due to injuries. 

Neither of the other two drivers sustained any injuries. 

The wreck happened just three miles south of the city of Brandon.

This crash is currently under investigation and more information will be released pending notification of family.

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