Log truck overturns in Lawrence County

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A log truck has overturned on Highway 84 in Lawrence County.

The accident is before James Cox Road.

log truck 1The Mississippi Department of Transportation said the eastbound lanes are all blocked.

They estimate this to take about two and a half hours to clean up. Traffic is being rerouted onto James Carr Road to New Zion. New Zion will lead drivers back on to Highway 84.

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the driver was not injured. Officials said that the seat belt saved the driver’s life.

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