Driver Ejected from Vehicle in I-20 Accident

Russell, Miss. A man was ejected from his vehicle in a rollover accident on Interstate 20 Monday afternoon.

The one-vehicle accident happened near the 162 mile marker on I-20 eastbound near Russell around 1:45 p.m.

The driver was thrown 20 to 30 feet. He was transferred to a local hospital.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the accident. The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department, Metro Ambulance and the Toomsuba and Russell volunteer fire departments also responded.