18-Wheeler Overturns on I-20 Near Edwards

The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to the scene of an 18-wheeler accident on I-20 West near Edwards.

According to Trooper Eric Henry, the accident happened before 3:00 Friday morning.

We’re told the driver, Cyle Garland of Georgia, fell asleep at the wheel and hit a parked car. The 18-wheeler then went off the road, overturned, and spilled large industrial rolls of paper.

Garland was taken to the Central Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson with minor injuries.

Trooper Henry said no one was in the parked car.

The accident is under investigation.

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