COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) -- A Columbus man has been charged after a woman was seriously injured in a traffic accident Sunday.
Columbus police charged Vernon Lee Phifer, 56, with DUI-maiming as a result of the wreck.
A police spokesperson a passenger in Phifer's car suffered severe injuries to her head and neck in the accident.
They say the woman remains the Baptist Memorial Hospital - Golden Triangle.
The accident happened at Main Street and Propst Park.