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Two cars, one 18-wheeler, five hospitalized

Five hospitalized after crash involving two cars, 18-wheeler

"Hump day" Wednesday afternoon is big time hot under clear skies in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Emergency crews were on the scene of a bad wreck near Mendenhall, where five people were hospitalized.

Plus, as the investigation into the death of Jonathan Sanders of Stonewall continues, the Mississippi State Conference NAACP has joined the call for justice.

And, Attorney General Jim Hood joined 44 other state attorneys general calling on five major phone companies to offer call-blocking technology to their customers. 

In sports, a local kicker has become a viral sensation; featured on Sportscenter and

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