Truck Strikes Ditch in Pemiscot County

There was a solo vehicle crash that occurred in Pemiscot County just before 3:30.a.m on Tuesday morning. The crash happened on County Road 442 2 miles northwest of Steele. A 1995 Chevy Silverado was involved in the crash and the driver of the pickup and a passenger were injured. The two victims who, were injured were identified as 44 year-old Jason W. Pottis and 29 year-old Ashley F. White. Both victims were taken to Pemiscot Memorial Hospital for treatment. Pottis sustained minor injuries and white sustained moderate injuries. Neither person riding in the vehicle was wearing a seatbelt. The crash happened as Pottis didn’t stop at a stop sign and ran into a ditch embankment.

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