Hwy. 53 reopened after septic tank truck and tanker truck collide

Hwy. 53 reopened after septic tank truck and tanker truck collide

HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - Highway 53 in Harrison County is back open after a morning accident closed all lanes. The accident happened at 7:31 a.m. Tuesday just west of Canal Road near the Lyman community.

According to Cal Roberson with Mississippi Highway Patrol, a septic tank truck and a tanker carrying a liquid collided head-on. It’s unclear what kind of liquid the tanker was carrying, said Roberson.

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Injuries were reported but it’s not known at this time how serious those injuries were.

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