3 killed, 2 others injured following U.S. Highway 98 two-vehicle accident
Three people have reportedly be killed following a fatal accident that took place on U.S. Highway 98 in Marion County on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at about 7:59 a.m.
According to report, a 2012 Dodge Caravan that was traveling westbound on U.S. Highway 98 veered off the median into the EB lanes of U.S. Highway 98 and collided with a 2021 Chevrolet Spark traveling east on U.S. Highway 98.
Following the crash, the driver of the Chevrolet Spark and the two passengers sustained fatal injuries and were declared dead at the scene of the crash after succumbing to their injuries.
On the other hand, the driver of the Dodge Caravan was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries.
Investigation into the cause of the crash is still ongoing by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.