Jaws-of-Life Used to Free Driver from Accident Scene

QUITMAN – Emergency Officials have just responded to the scene of a one vehicle accident on County Road 110 just before the Archusa Creek Water Park entrance.

One person had to be extricated from the vehicle using the jaws-of-life. According to officials on scene, the vehicle which was traveling north bound left the road, appears to have overturned and then struck a power pole causing the pole to snap in two places.

Quitman and Stonewall Fire & Rescue responded to the call along with Clarke County Sheriff Deputies and Mississippi Power Company.

Stonewall Fire & Rescue was cancelled while enroute to the scene due to swift actions by emergency personnel.

No names will be released out of respect for all parties involved. The accident is currently under investigation.

We will post more on this as soon as its available to us.