Afternoon Car Crash Sends Two To Hospital

By Trang Pham-Bui - bio | email

VANCLEAVE, MS (WLOX) - An afternoon car crash that happened at 2:53 Wednesday afternoon during school traffic sent two Vancleave men to the hospital.

WLOX Reporter Trang Pham-Bui spoke with Steve Kelly from the Jackson County Sheriff's Department.

Kelly said the head-on crash happened on Seaman Road in Jackson County. The two-lane road is about one mile east of Highway 609 in Vancleave.

46-year-old Louis Henderson was driving a 2004 Mazda and heading west.  While, 32-year-old Thomas Louis Jason Longon was driving a 1994 Chevy Pickup, heading east.

When paramedics arrived, both men were unconscious and in critical condition.

This crash is still under investigation.

Henderson was taken to Ocean Springs Hospital by ambulance, and Longon was taken by helicopter to USA Medical Center in Mobile.