COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – An 18 wheeler driver narrowly escapes serious injury Wednesday (11-14) afternoon after he loses control of his rig. The accident happened about 1:00 P.M. on Tabernacle Road near the intersection of Highway 50. According to reports, the 63 year old driver was westbound when he lost control of the semi in a curve. The truck’s cab came loose from the trailer causing the cab to flip. The driver was taken to Baptist Golden Triangle with non-life threatening injuries.