A dump truck hit the highway 43 bridge on the Natchez Trace this morning. According to an eyewitness, the impact tore the dump body from the truck. Parkway officials say the bridge is currently closed for inspection. Whether or not the bridge will be... Read More.
On Friday at 1:09 p.m., officers responded to a report of a one-vehicle accident on Laurel Hill Road where the vehicle left the roadway and hit a tree. EMS was notified for injuries. The driver was transported to Baptist Leake for their injuries.At 4:38... Read More.
Monday, December 12, 20229:40 a.m. – Leake Deputies and MDOT were alerted to a tree down on Hwy 43 North near the Thomastown area.9:51 a.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call reporting a large cow out in the median on Hwy 25... Read More.
On Tuesday at 12:07pm, Leake deputy reported a two-car MVA, with one leaving the scene, on Laurel Hill Road close to the intersection of Madden Road.At 3:13pm, there was a report of an accident blocking the road on Highway 35 North at North Pearl... Read More.
On Monday at 5:22am, there was a report of a two-vehicle accident with possible entrapment blocking the road on Highway 35 at County Line Road. Deputies, fire department, and EMS responded. One person was extricated from their vehicle and transported to UMMC.At 6:17am, a... Read More.
On Thursday at 8:17pm, there was a report of a grass fire on Hwy 25 south, about a mile north of the Hwy 16 intersection. Carthage Fire responded and had the fire out shortly.
Mississippi Highway Patrol is currently accepting applications for Cadet Class 67.This class will be a hybrid class combining candidates with no prior law enforcement experience and certified Law Enforcement Officers which will attend an abbreviated period of Cadet Class 67.Applications are due October 14,... Read More.
On Monday at 4:39pm, MHP requested assistance from county deputies regarding two children, approximately six and three years old, walking down Highway 25. The children were quickly reunited with their mother.
On Wednesday at 9:19pm, officers responded to a two-vehicle MVA on Hwy 16 East near Indian Branch Road. Arriving on the scene, they found the road partially blocked. EMS was summoned. One person was transported to Baptist Leake.
Saturday 5/29/224:51 a.m. - Philadelphia Police were called to a home at Byrd Ave. about a 4-year-old found wandering in the street outside the home.4:56 a.m. - Philadelphia Police responded to a vehicle in a ditch with a possible impaired driver on Northgate St.1:12... Read More.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol has announced that they will be working together with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency and the Louisiana State Police, to enhance safety with an intensified enforcement... Read More.
Folks gathered in Philadelphia Thursday to honor a veteran whose memory has lived on nearly 80 years after his deathA special ceremony unveiled the stretch of Highway 16 East will forever be known as Carson W. Bounds Memorial Highway."Senate bill 2900 of 2019 Mississippi... Read More.