Two killed by train in Hazlehurst - - Jackson, MS

Two killed by train in Hazlehurst

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT

 Two people were killed and a third injured in Hazlehurst Friday evening when they were struck by a train near Frost Street.

No vehicle was involved in the accident. The three, an adult and two children, were apparently walking on the tracks.

Police Chief Byron Swilley says an adult and a child died at the scene. A second Child was injured.

Swilley said the Frost Street crossing is not well lit, but the flashing lights work.

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