PRENTISS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A fire turned deadly in Prentiss County about 25 miles north of Tupelo.
According to authorities 27-year-old William Spain was driving on County Road 7000 when his truck left the road around 1 a.m. Wednesday.
The vehicle broke through a fence, struck a light pole and crashed into a house.
The wreck possibly sparked a fire that swept through the home.
Two people escaped the flames but 42-year-old Rhonda Spain died.
William Spain was also killed.
The blaze is still under investigation.
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