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Lowndes County wreck sends driver to hospital

One person was taken to the hospital after a morning wreck in Lowndes County.

Posted: Feb. 5, 2019 3:10 PM
Updated: Feb. 5, 2019 9:41 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A driver was taken to the hospital following a Tuesday morning wreck.

Lowndes County Sheriff Mike Arledge said deputies responded to Border Springs Road at approximately 9:47 a.m. for a one-vehicle accident.

This was near the intersection of Stanley Road.

The sheriff said the 76-year-old driver lost control of an SUV and ran off the road.

The driver was entrapped but was rescued and taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus.

The driver’s current condition is unknown.

The sheriff's department did not identify the driver. 

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