Former Mississippi Governor involved in single-vehicle crash in Yazoo County

Published 10:21 pm Wednesday, October 26, 2022

A former Mississippi Governor is in stable condition Wednesday night following a car crash.

According to Mississippi Highway Patrol, former Governor Haley Barbour was traveling near his home in Yazoo County when he was involved in a single vehicle accident. Barbour swerved his vehicle to avoid striking an animal crossing the road.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol arrived on the scene and Barbour was transported to a hospital where he is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

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MHP reports that Barbour is stable and alert.