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Tragic end

Child ejected in crash dies

Mostly sunny skies on a Thursday afternoon in the metro. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Vicksburg police confirm a child ejected in a crash Monday night died at the University of Mississippi Medical Center Wednesday afternoon from injuries related to the accident.

Plus, a surveillance camera captured incredible video of a violent crash Wednesday night on Highway 49 that brought down traffic signals and backed up traffic for miles. Click on this link to see the video.

And, It's official, Rodney Bennett has been named the first black president of a predominantly white university in Mississippi.

In sports, the high school football players have made their college choices and we'll have more signing day reaction.

Just a few clouds and 69 degrees in the metro. Get your full First Alert Forecast.

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