Officials respond to two-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 53

Officials respond to two-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 53
Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 53 near the Harrison/Hancock County line Friday afternoon. (Source: Pat Sullivan)

HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 53 near the Harrison/Hancock County line Friday afternoon.

Harrison County Fire Rescue extricated one person from the wreck, and they were flown from the scene by Rescue 5.

The highway was shut down for a period of time while medics treated the injured, and the road was cleared.  

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