UNION COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol reports the driver of a dump truck suffered minor injuries this afternoon when his vehicle overturned on Highway 178.
MHP Trooper Jason Roe tells WTVA.com that the accident happened just east of New Albany.
He says the driver was trying to avoid hitting another vehicle when his truck veered off the roadway and overturned.
Trooper Roe says the driver was taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital.
Authorities say traffic was backed up on 178 on Tuesday afternoon as officials worked to clean up the accident.