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Victims identified in Hinds County tanker crash

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - We now know the identities of the people involved in a deadly crash in a Hinds County construction zone. It happened around noon Tuesday in the southbound lanes of Interstate 55 near Terry. That's near the Copiah County line.

Officials say a black Toyota Camry ran into the back of a water tanker truck, which was part of a construction project in that area. The driver and passenger were killed in the crash. They've been identified as 38 year old Jon Holloway of Saltillo and 31 year old Angela Wooten of Pontotoc. The two other passengers, Justin and Laura Clayton, are recovering from extensive injuries at a local hospital.

The driver of the tanker truck was not injured.

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