KOSCIUSKO, Miss. (WTVA/KosyOnline.com) -- Authorities say the driver escaped injury after his vehicle hit a tree that had fallen across the Natchez Trace Parkway Thursday night.
KosyOnline.Com reports the accident happened around 8:45 p.m. near mile marker 165.
Emergency crews were called to the scene and it took nearly an hour to get the roadway back open.
The Natchez Trace Parkway will handle the investigation into the accident.