YAZOO COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A Mississippi Department of Transportation highway worker was injured in a crash early Tuesday morning.
According to MDOT, the District 3 worker was in a truck on Highway 3 near the Yazoo-Warren County line. He was driving a follow vehicle for a spraying operation.
Authorities said an 18-wheeler log truck hit his vehicle from behind.
The employee was taken to the hospital.