Two injured in collision in Brewer

By NEMS Daily Journal

BREWER – A woman and child were hospitalized Sunday at North Mississippi Medical Center following a head-on collision.
The accident occurred about 5 p.m. Sunday on Road 520 in the Brewer community, about a half a mile west of Highway 6. Sheriff Jim Johnson said it appeared the driver of a Dodge pick-up veered into the oncoming lane, hitting a Chevrolet Cavalier head-on. The accident trapped the driver of the Chevrolet, as well as a 10-year-old child in the backseat. The driver was airlifted to NMMC, and the child was taken by ambulance.
The driver of the pick-up was not injured, Johnson said.
Alcohol was not a factor in the accident.