Two vehicle accident injures one in Jackson
One person was injured in a two vehicle accident last Thursday in Jackson.
According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, around 6:20pm, Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident with injuries on US 71 at the intersection of North Highway in Jackson.
Lisa Somphanthabansouk of Jackson was driving a 2009 Kia Sorrento northbound on US 71 and Souvana Sibou of Jackson was driving a 2001 Ford Expedition southbound on US and was attempting to make a left turn. Sibou failed to yield right of way and the vehicles collided.
Somphanthabansouk and a male passenger were not injured. Sibou was transported to the Jackson Medical Center by the Jackson Ambulance with minor injuries. A passenger in the Sibou vehicle was not injured.
Both vehicles received heavy damage and were towed from the scene.
The Jackson Ambulance and Jackson Fire Department assisted at the scene.