JONES COUNTY, Miss. - A Jones County man is recovering after he struck a utility pole Monday morning on Lower Myric Road.
Authorities say around 10:20 a.m. the received a call that the driver of a Toyota Tacoma lost control.
The driver ran into a ditch, crossed a driveway and stopped once the car hit a utility pole. Emergency crews believe the slick roads this morning could have played a role in the accident.
To make sure no one else was hurt, crews blocked Myric Road from Township Road to Triangle Drive for about three hours while they fixed the pole. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-threatening injuries.