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Two Adams Co. teens are dead after a two-car accident

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ADAMS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Two teens are dead after a two-car accident in Adams County.

Adams County Coroner James Lee tells us the wreck occurred around 1 a.m. Saturday morning on Highway 85 East.

Nineteen year-old Skyelah Hinson was driving one of the cars and died on impact. Her passenger, 16-year-old Mary Barnes was airlifted to University Medical Center where she died about three hours later.

Lee tells us alcohol was found on the scene.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

An autopsy was performed Saturday on Hinson, but results are pending.

No word on the people in the other vehicle.

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