Two Injured in Crash on HWY 35 in Carthage


Thursday April 14th, 2022

4:08 a.m. – Carthage Fire Department responded to reports of trees across the roadway on South Van Buren Street.

7:52 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident on the HWY 25 exit ramp to HWY 16. One vehicle rear-ended the other. No injuries were reported.

8:05 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in progress at a residence on Settlemire Circle off HWY 25 near the Reformation Community.

12:35 p.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to reports of a suspicious male walking on Hooper Mill Creek Road.

2:16 p.m. – Leake County Deputies, Barnes Volunteer Fire Department, and MS HWY Patrol were alerted to a tree down on HWY 35 near Singleton that was blocking one lane of traffic.

2:40 p.m. – Carthage Police, Carthage Fire Department, and Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash on HWY 35 North in front of Scott gas station. Two people were injured in the accident and transported to the hospital.


9:29 p.m. – Carthage Volunteer Fire Department was alerted to a tree across the roadway on Reformation Road about 4 miles up the road from HWY 16.

9:47 p.m. – Carthage Police were called to Wheel-In Grocery for a suspicious person frequenting the area.

10:09 p.m. – Carthage Police responded to reports of an accident that occurred in the parking lot of Trend Health and Rehab. One vehicle struck another and left the scene of the accident. No injuries were reported.