Dump truck runs into the lowered power line from Hurricane Ida causing a small electric fire on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 in Long Beach, Miss. (Hunter Dawkins/The Gazebo Gazette via AP)

by Hunter Dawkins, Publisher

An injury was reported from a dump truck fire after the vehicle ran into an electric poll on Johnson Road in Long Beach on Wednesday afternoon.

The Harrison County authorities said that the resident was sent to a local hospital once he being pulled out of the truck and in stable condition.

Traffic was detoured around the Long Beach Industrial Park for an hour until the damage and the truck was cleared.