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Highway 3 crash results in road being shut down

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The Nissan Altima involved in a crash with a log truck on state Highway 3. The driver walked away uninjured. (photo by David Day)

A crash on State Highway 3 in northern Warren County has resulted in the road being shut down while crews remove debris and oil from the roadway.

The crash, which occurred around 6 p.m. Friday, involved a log truck and a Nissan Altima passenger vehicle.

The Nissan is totaled with the front end practically ripped away. The driver walked away without injuries.

The log truck driver was transported to a hospital with minor injuries.

Find an alternate route and avoid the area if possible.

(Photo by David Day)

Debris on the roadway. (Photo by David Day)

 

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Man arrested for fourth DUI offense

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Fabian Armstead (photo courtesy VPD)

Vicksburg police arrested a man Thursday for his fourth drunken driving offense.

Officers stopped Fabian Armstead, 34, of Vicksburg, around 8:15 p.m. Thursday after noticing his vehicle had a switched tag. They arrested him for driving under the influence, his fourth DUI offense, on Court Street near East Magnolia Drive.

Armstead appeared before Judge Angela Carpenter in Vicksburg Municipal Court Friday, Oct. 30. Carpenter set his bond at $10,000 and bound him over to the Warren County grand jury.

 

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One person injured in crash on U.S. Highway 61 North

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(photo by David Day)

One person has been injured in a single vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 61 North near the intersection with Blake Drive.

At around 11:25 a.m. Friday, the driver of an SUV veered into the median and lost control.  The vehicle rolled over in the crash and the driver was injured as a result.

Thankfully, the driver appears to have suffered only minor injuries.

Traffic on U.S. Highway 61 North is flowing freely in both directions, but drivers should use caution in the area as first responders clear the scene.

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Two Vehicle Crash on Highway 465 near Leisure Lane

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Two Vehicle Crash on Highway 465
(photo by David Day)

Two commercial vehicles were involved in a motor vehicle collision on Highway 465 near its intersection with Leisure Lane at around 9:40 a.m. Friday.

No injuries were reported in the crash.

The United Parcel Service truck was overturned as a result of the impact.

Photo by David Day

Warren County Sheriff’s Sgt. Silento McMorris responded along with a trooper from the Mississippi Highway Patrol who will be in charge of investigating the accident.

The accident is not anticipated to impact traffic.

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