A Wednesday morning auto accident in Mantachie has sent one man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
According to information provided by the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Christopher B. Davis, 24, of Mantachie was critically injured after losing control of his 2005 Chevrolet Impala while traveling on Highway 363, near the Mantachie town limits. At approximately 9:30 a.m., Davis reportedly left the road and collided into an embankment, then a tree. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident and had to be cut from his vehicle using the jaws of life.
Davis was airlifted to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, where he remains in critical condition as of Wednesday afternoon.