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High school student killed in crash

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YAZOO COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A one-car crash has killed a Yazoo County High School senior. Coroner Ricky Shivers says 18-year-old David Edwards died instantly after the Ford F-150 pickup truck he was driving left Fletchers Chapel Road, struck a tree and spun off into a pasture.

Not much was left of the truck after it was consumed by fire. It happened shortly after 9 this morning.

Shivers says Edwards would've been the Valedictorian of his graduating class.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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