Car and train collide in Lauderdale County, one dead - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Car and train collide in Lauderdale County, one dead

Source: WTOK Source: WTOK
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

According to WTOK, one person died after an accident involving a train and a car in Lauderdale County.

Officials with the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department said the accident happened around 11:30 a.m. on May 10 at the intersection of St. Louis Street and Highway 11 South.

Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun said the driver of the car died and was the only person in the vehicle at the time.

"Obviously when you have a car versus a train, the car will always lose. The car is very damaged, but we're looking into it and we'll be completing our investigation," said Chief Deputy Calhoun.

This accident is still under investigation.

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