Pedestrian injured after being hit by truck in Jones County

Pine Belt

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) – Jones County deputies are investigating after an 82-year-old man was hit by a vehicle overnight.

Investigators said the incident happened on Indian Springs Road near the intersection of Meador Road. The pedestrian was hit by a Toyota Tundra pickup and was seriously injured.

The victim was taken to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel for treatment.

Jones County deputies said the driver stopped, called 911 and remained at the scene. The incident is under investigation.

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