MAGEE, Miss. (WJTV) – A 5-year-old and a mom and dad are recovering after being hit by a pick up truck Saturday afternoon.
Sgt. Puckett at Magee Police Department confirms a call came in around 1:30 PM Saturday afternoon. Police responded to a two car collision on 49 Southbound.
A man driving a 2003 white Chevy Pickup hit (t-boned) a mom, dad, and 5-year-old child in a 2015 black chevy pickup.
The man driving the white pickup failed to yield right of way when crossing 49 South, hitting the family car on the passenger side.
Both trucks slid down a hill (embankment) on side of the highway.
There were no severe injuries.
Sgt. Puckett says the problem was getting the people up from the steep hill and onto an ambulance.