Child injured in Halloween night wreck

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Officials say a child had to be taken to a local hospital to be checked out for injuries after two vehicles were involved in a wreck at the intersection of Briarwood Road and Highway 39.

It happened about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday night. Sergeant Dareall Thompson says Metro Ambulance took the child to the hospital with minor injuries.

Traffic in that area was heavy on Halloween night as trick or treaters filled the neighborhoods off Highway 39.