Multiple Wrecks Monday in Carthage


Carthage Police, Carthage Fire Department, and EMS responded to a call reporting a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of Hwy 35 and Old Canton Rd. at approximately 6 a.m. on Monday, April 9. A vehicle on the lot of Michael’s 35 Auto Sales was also struck during the crash. The cause of the incident is unclear. No injuries were reported.

Carthage Police and EMS were called to another wreck just after 4 p.m. at the intersection of Hwy 35 and Hwy 16. According to radio traffic, one vehicle rear-ended the other. One person was transported by ambulance to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Leake for injuries sustained in the crash.