BLUE SPRINGS, Miss. (WTVA) -- A Saltillo couple has been hospitalized following a traffic accident on Highway 78 Tuesday morning.
Highway Patrol Trooper Jason Roe tells WTVA.com William Surratt was driving a Ford Taurus westbound near Blue Springs when the car hydroplaned and hit a tree.
Roe says Surratt and his wife, Phyllis Surratt, were transported from the scene of the accident to the North Mississippi Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident happened two miles west of the Blue Springs Exit around 7:15 a.m.