1 killed, 3 injured in Attala County accident - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

1 killed, 3 injured in Attala County accident

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KOSCIUSKO, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

One person has been killed and three others injured in a three-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 19 and Highway 35 South, in Kosciusko. The accident occurred just before 2 p.m.

The investigation showed that a female, who had been driving a vehicle with Humphries County tags, Turned onto Highway 35 from Highway 19 in front of a pick-up traveling north on Highway 35. Once she hit the pickup, she was spun around and collided with another vehicle that had been waiting to turn onto Highway 19.

Sixty-five year old Linda C. Johnson from Belzoni of killed in the accident. The jaws of life had to be used to remove her from the vehicle.

The passenger, a male, was transported to Holmes County by MedStat EMS where AirCare met and transported him to a Jackson hospital.

The driver of the Tahoe involved was transported to the hospital by private vehicle.

A 3rd patient in the silver truck was taken to Montfort Jones Hospital. The full extent of injuries are unknown at this time.

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