SUV, 18-wheeler crash on Highway 49 in D’Lo

Photo: MHP

SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. – There’s an accident on Highway 49 past Brandon and Westville Road in D’Lo.

The southbound lanes are affected.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Trooper Eric Henry said an 18-wheeler was coming out of a truck stop to turn north on Highway 49 when an SUV hit the big rig.

The driver of the SUV trapped, Trooper Henry said. Emergency crews had to use the jaws of life.

MDOT estimates this will take about 3 hours to clean up.

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