Injuries reported in crash involving 18-wheeler, garbage truck & car on MS-29 – WDAM

ELLISVILLE, Miss. (WDAM) – Emergency responders are working on an active crash scene with injuries and entrapment on State Highway 29 near Ellisville.
According to the Jones County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened around 6:50 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 1924 MS-29 in the Johnson Community. They said the crash involved a passenger car, an 18-wheeler log truck and a waste management truck.
The JCSO reported several injuries but said all involved declined medical transport. They were, however, medically evaluated on the scene.
The Johnson Volunteer Fire Department, South Jones Fire and Rescue and the Mississippi Highway Patrol also responded to the scene.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation traffic map shows delays across all lanes of traffic. Officials urge drivers to use caution while moving through the area and to look for alternative routes.
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