Jones Co. man injured in tree collision

This is a news release from the Jones County Fire Council. A man sustained injury after his vehicle left the roadway and collided with a tree Tuesday morning.  Units from Ovett Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene of the one-vehicle accident on Highway 15 South near Upper Ovett Road. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found the passenger car several feet from the roadway, down a steep embankment, and pinned against a large tree. Initially, it was reported th…