Two injured in roll-over accident

county_tippah_greenBy Hank Wiesner

Southern Sentinel

WALNUT – Authorities are investigating a one-vehicle rollover reported Saturday morning on Highway 15 in north Tippah County.

No fatalities were reported, but two people were airlifted to The Med in Memphis with injuries.

Walnut volunteer firefighters were dispatched about 8:08 a.m. to the scene near Souls Harbor Apostolic Church.

Emergency responders said a Chevrolet Blazer containing three individuals left the road and came to rest upside down in a ditch on the west side of Highway 15. A witness observed skid marks at the crash site.

The names of those involved weren’t available.

The crash is under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

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