MHP Trooper involved in accident in Jackson

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A Mississippi state trooper was involved in an accident in Jackson Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened near Woodrow Wilson and West Street around 12:13 p.m., according to Trooper Eric Henry of the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

A cruiser was going westbound on Woodrow Wilson and collided with a Cadillac XTX what was traveling south on West Street in the intersection, Henry said.

The MHP trooper involved in the crash was trying to make a traffic stop when the accident happened.

Both drivers were taken to the hospital to be treated for their minor injuries. The accident is still under investigation.

 

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