Mike Wilbur

OKOLONA, MS FIRE TRUCK OVERTURNS EN ROUTE TO MOBILE HOUSE FIRE

An Okolona firefighter is said to be in stable condition after a fire truck overturned as it was responding to a mobile house fire Tuesday evening.

The firefighter, Jawaan Hunter, was taken to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo after the accident, Chickasaw County Fire Coordinator Jonathan Blankenship.

Hunter is in stable condition.

The accident happened on County Road 406 when a deer ran onto the road and in front of the fire truck, according to the Blankenship.

Those in the fire truck were en route to a mobile house fire on County Road 402 in the Buena Vista community.

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