BREAKING NEWS Oktibbeha County law enforcement investigate shooting Full Story
BREAKING NEWS Law enforcement arrest suspect in West Point shooting Full Story
WEATHER AUTHORITY : Freeze Warning View Alerts

Two hurt In accident

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is still investigating a two-vehicle accident that injured two people.

Posted: Nov 12, 2018 8:00 PM
Updated: Nov 12, 2018 10:54 PM

UNION COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is still investigating a two-vehicle accident that injured two people.

Troopers responded to MS 15, near County Road 101, at approximately 2:20 p.m., Monday afternoon. Upon arriving it appeared that Carra Ridgeway, 29, of New Albany, was westbound on County Road 101 when she attempted to crossover MS 15 pulling into the path of a southbound 2004 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Connor Burchfield, 20, of Thaxton.

Corporal Jason Roe of the Highway Patrol says Ridgeway was ejected from the vehicle and received serious injuries. She was transported by ambulance to Baptist Memorial Hospital New Albany. She was not wearing a seat belt.

A minor child with Ridgeway was uninjured in the accident.

Burchfield received minor injuries in the accident.

Article Comments

Tupelo
Overcast
61° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 61°
Columbus
Broken Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 68°
Oxford
Overcast
59° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 18°
Feels Like: 59°
Starkville
Broken Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 68°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather