Truck driver receives minor injuries in accident

John Kennedy escaped the wreckage of his 18 wheeler with minor injuries.John Kennedy, age 52 of Greenville, survived crashing his 18 wheeler with just a bump on his head, according to first responders from the scene around 4 p.m. on November 7.

He had been driving east on I-30 near the 143 mile marker. For more information about this and other recent accidents in Franklin County, see the November 16 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.