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One killed, 5 injured in Yazoo Co crash

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YAZOO COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Mississippi Highway Patrol reported a fatal accident that happened in Yazoo County on Friday morning at around 8:22. 

According to troopers on the scene, 5 were injured and one was killed. 

The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Demitrus Swinney from Bentonia. 

Witnesses say that the victim was driving a black Ford Taurus that was traveling east on Hwy 433, when she allegedly ran a stop sign at Hwy 49.

Another vehicle, a gold Chevy Impala, was traveling southbound on Hwy 49 and t-boned the victim's car.

We are told that the victim's passenger, J.B. Price, was injured and taken to UMC.

The driver of the Impala and his 3 occupants were also injured and taken to UMC.

MHP is continuing its investigation.

We will have more on this tragic situation later today.

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