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Interstate collision injures woman in Itawamba County

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A woman received minor injuries during a collision in Itawamba County that involved a state trooper.

Posted: May 22, 2019 3:48 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - A woman received minor injuries during a collision in Itawamba County that involved a state trooper.

According to Cpl. Jason Roe of the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle accident happened Tuesday night on Interstate 22 near Fulton.

Roe said it appeared the trooper was on routine patrol, traveling eastbound, when he was hit head-on by a van that was traveling west in the eastbound lane.

An ambulance took the female driver of the van to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

Roe said the trooper was not hurt.

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