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Log Truck Crashes Near Kossuth Friday

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Officials responded to a log truck rollover crash on State Highway 2 near Kossuth on Friday at about 2 p.m. An 18-wheeler truck carrying a load of timber rolled on its side and came to rest on the side of a hill. Timber spilled out of…

Injuries Reported in Three-Vehicle Wreck on U.S. 72

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Multiple agencies responded to a major vehicle wreck involving two pickup trucks and an 18-wheeler just before 4 p.m. Friday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 72 East and the Kimberly-Clark Road in the Corinth city limits. Injuries were reported in the crash,…

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on West Linden

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of West Linden Street and Galyean Road, Corinth Police said. The woman was conscious and talking after being struck by the vehicle, police said. The woman was reportedly a senior…

Truck Jumps Trench in U.S. 45 Wreck

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A woman was transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health Center after the pickup truck she was driving exited U.S. Highway 45 in Biggersville and jumped a trench before landing on its side, officials said. The woman was conscious after the wreck, said Biggersville Fire &…

Boy, 6, Struck by Vehicle on Salem Road

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A 6-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle as he walked across County Road 400 on Friday around 5:30 p.m., Sheriff Ben Caldwell said. Apparently, the boy and another child had walked across County Road 400 (Salem Road) to a residence to see if they could…

Person Airlifted After Motorcycle, SUV Wreck

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A person was airlifted Thursday after a crash involving a motorcycle and an SUV on U.S. Highway 72 East in the Corinth city limits. The crash was reported at around noon on the highway in front of Dirt Cheap. Air Evac initially tried…

Woman Taken to Hospital After Vehicle Crashes Into Tree

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A woman was transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth on Wednesday afternoon after her vehicle crashed into a tree. The wreck occurred near the intersection on U.S. Highway 45 and County Road 517 at around 2 p.m. in Alcorn…

Person Airlifted After Monday Wreck on U.S. 45 in Biggersville

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A person was airlifted after a vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 45 South in Biggersville on Monday. Authorities responded to the crash by the 45 Truck Stop at around 11:45 a.m. The Air Evac rescue helicopter landed in the southbound lane of U.S.…

Authorities Respond to U.S. 45 Crash Friday

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Authorities responded to a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 45 in Alcorn County on Friday at around 11:45 a.m., Biggersville Fire & Rescue Chief Jonathan Rider said. A woman was transported to Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth with what appeared to be minor injuries. It…

Out-of-Control Car Misses Corinth Church ‘By Grace of God’

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A man was transported by ambulance to the hospital Friday morning after his Camaro careened through the front lawn of Lakeview Missionary Baptist Church and came to rest by the parsonage, Corinth Police said. Lakeview Missionary Baptist Church Pastor Charles Martin was inside…

Woman, Child Taken to Hospital After Rollover Crash

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Officials responded to a one-vehicle rollover crash on County Road 515 in Biggersville a short distance off of U.S. Highway 45 at about 7 p.m. Saturday. A man, woman and 4-year-old child were in the vehicle and did not appear to be seriously injured, said Kerry…

Vehicle Crashes on Icy Hill, Two Sent to Hospital

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor An SUV hit an icy hill south of Kossuth on Wednesday night before going off an embankment, rolling numerous times and landing upright near a frigid creek. Two men were in the SUV, and both were transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health…

Icy Roads: Vehicle Crashes Into Power Pole Sunday

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Icy conditions contributed to a wreck Sunday morning in the Farmington area in which a vehicle crashed into a power pole, partially snapping it. Two juveniles and an adult received minor injuries but were not transported to the hospital, Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office…

Three Sent to Hospital After Crashing Into Light Pole

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor Agencies responded to a pair of wrecks Tuesday afternoon in Rienzi. The two wrecks were apparently unrelated but occurred next to each other at about the same time, said John Fair with the Rienzi Fire Department. The wrecks happened on State Highway 356…