HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol confirms the wreck on Highway 603 in Hancock County involved nine people. According to a spokesman for the MHP, seven people suffered minor injuries that could be treated at the scene. Two of the injured people suffered serious injuries and needed to be taken by ambulance to Garden Park Medical Center. Those injuries reportedly included broken bones.
The Christmas morning accident was at Highway 603 and Kiln Delisle Road. According to authorities, the two vehicles hit head-on as one of the cars attempted to make a left turn. The accident reportedly sent one car into a ditch. The other sat in the intersection in front of Dolly's Quick Stop.
Emergency personnel got the call at around 10:15 a.m.