Baldwyn man critically injured in two-vehicle accident

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A Baldwyn man is in critical condition after a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon.

Curtis Young, 85, was injured when his 2000 Kia was rear-ended by Jacklyn Byrd, 25, of Booneville, on Highway 45 South about two miles north of Baldwyn. Young was transported to North Mississippi Medical Center in critical condition.

Mississippi Highway Patrol troopers responded at about 1:15 p.m.

Byrd was not injured. Three children were traveling in his vehicle, and all of them appeared to be uninjured.

The accident remains under investigation.