A truck carrying asphalt traveling east on Mississippi 53 at Lumpkin Road went off the road about 6 p.m. Monday. The driver was taken to an area hospital to be checked. He is not believed to have life-threatening injuries, Harrison County Fire Marshal Pat Sullivan said.
One lane remains blocked at 7 p.m. as officials from Mississippi Highway Patrol, MDEQ and Lizana and Harrison County fire service are on scene.
-- Patrick Ochs