Teen injured after losing control of vehicle in Alcorn County

A teenager suffered injuries after apparently losing control of a vehicle Thursday morning in Alcorn County.

Posted: Aug. 30, 2018 10:54 AM

ALCORN COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A teenager suffered injuries after apparently losing control of a vehicle Thursday morning in Alcorn County.

The one-vehicle wreck happened on County Road 257.

Alcorn County Sheriff Ben Caldwell says the 17-year-old was the only person in the vehicle. The teen hit a tree.

The sheriff says the teen suffered lower body injuries. The teen was pulled from the vehicle by local firefighters.

Caldwell says the teen was conscious at the scene.

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