UPDATE – Wednesday, January 17, 12:30 p.m.
A one vehicle accident involving a tanker truck loaded with gasoline happened at approximately 11:45 a.m. Monday morning.
Emergency officials explained that the driver, who has yet to be identified, lost control of the truck, which turned over on its side, while traveling northbound on Highway 49 near Richard Joiner Road in Magee.
Mississippi House Bill 1523 went into effect on October 10 after being stalled in court for over a year. HB 1523 or better known as the Religious Liberty Accommodations Act is a Mississippi Law that protects the beliefs that marriage should be recognized as a union between a man and a woman.