One injured in construction accident; old Hwy 49 closed

By WLOX Staff

HARRISION COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Authorities are responding to a construction accident in north Harrison County.

The Harrison County Sheriff's Department said one person was injured in a tractor accident at Old Highway 49 and Yankeetown Road. American Medical Response confirmed it is responding to an accident at that intersection, but could not give any details on any injuries.

Deputies have closed both Old Highway 49 and Yankeetown Road as rescuers work the accident.

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