Dump Trucks Hits Highway 43 Bridge

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.

Accident with Entrapment on Highway 35

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.

Grass Fire on Highway 25

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.

Young Children Found Walking on Highway 25

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.

Two-Vehicle Accident on Highway 16

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.