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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…

Truck Goes Up In Flames After Wreck, Person Leaves Scene

By Josh Mitchell  Corinth Today News Editor A pickup truck crashed and landed on its side before it went up in flames in Corinth early Sunday. The crash happened near a sharp turn on Oakland School Road at the intersection with Cornelius Drive at around 1 a.m. Witnesses reported seeing…

Rollover Crash Sends Female to Hospital

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A female driving an SUV was transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health Center after a rollover crash in the Glen area on Tuesday, officials said. The wreck occurred just before noon on County Road 400 (Salem Road) near the intersection with County…

Head-On Crash Sends Three to Hospital Sunday

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Three people were transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health Center with non-life threatening injuries after a head-on collision Sunday in Corinth at about 6:10 p.m., police said. The wreck happened on South Harper Road in front of Crossroads Quick Stop next to the exit for…

Vehicle Wreck Thursday Morning in Glen

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A vehicle crash occurred shortly before 10 a.m. on U.S. Highway 72 East in Glen on Thursday morning. The extent of the injuries was unclear, but a person was put into an ambulance and the airbags deployed. The vehicle came to rest in the grass next…

18-Wheeler Crashes Sunday in Corinth

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today  An 18-wheeler driver escaped injury when his truck careened down a hill off U.S. Highway 45 in Corinth on Sunday afternoon. The truck was headed north on Highway 45 when the wreck happened at about 1:45 p.m. just south of the Wenesoga Road exit. The truck…

Tractor Driver Airlifted After Crash With SUV

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A man was airlifted at about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday after his tractor was involved in a collision with an SUV in the Theo area, according to the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office. The two people in the SUV were not seriously injured in the wreck,…

Man Receives Minor Injuries After U.S. 45 Wreck

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A man was transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth with minor injuries after a wreck on U.S. Highway 45 North on Thursday morning, Biggersville Fire & Rescue Chief Jonathan Rider said. The vehicle left Highway 45 for unknown reasons and went down…

Two Separate Wrecks in 40 Minutes

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today Corinth police, fire and ambulance officials responded to two separate wrecks within about a 40-minute time period Monday afternoon. The first crash involved a pickup truck and a motorcycle at about 5 p.m. near the intersection of Tate Street and Harper Road. The second crash occurred…

Man Reportedly Conscious, Talking After Rollover Crash on U.S. 45

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today News Editor A man was transported by ambulance to Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth after a one-vehicle rollover crash on U.S. Highway 45 near Rienzi on Wednesday afternoon. The man was reportedly conscious and talking when he was in the ambulance. The car, which…

Glen Man Charged With DUI After Wreck

By Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today A Glen man was arrested after a vehicle crash in Alcorn County on Tuesday night. Justen Corey Lindsey, 33, County Road 260, was charged with DUI, reckless driving and no insurance, said Alcorn County Sheriff Ben Caldwell. Lindsey was arrested at the scene and taken to…