Wreck on Hwy 49

Traffic is moving again on Hwy 49 after Gulfport Police responded to a motor vehicle crash.
At approximately 6:55 tonight, a silver Volkswagen Passat failed to yield when crossing the north bound lanes on HWY 49. The driver was coming from South Swan Road. A Lexus RX model car struck the Passat causing it to partially spin. A Chevrolet Silverado then struck the Lexus causing a total of three cars stretched across Hwy 49.
Damon McDaniel, Gulfport Police public information officer, said, “The injuries appear to be minor. The individuals that were in the, I believe Volkswagen Passat and the Lexus RX product were transported to area hospitals for treatment of minor injuries.”
The two passengers in the Chevrolet Silverado walked away with no injuries.
The wreck was cleaned up in about an hour and a half.

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