Two dead after tractor-trailer and car collide in north Mississippi

MARSHALL COUNTY, Miss. — Two people died and two others were injured following a wreck on a highway in Marshall County on Monday afternoon.

A spokesperson for the Mississippi Highway Patrol said a car and a tractor-trailer collided on Highway 309 South outside of Watson around 2:15 p.m.

The MHP spokesperson said a car driven by Rekeem T. Ingram of Byhalia was heading south when his car collided with the back of a tractor-trailer.

Ingram and his mother, Dorothy Ingram, were killed in the crash. Two other people were seriously injured and airlifted to the hospital.

Portions of Highway 309 were closed following the accident.

The crash is still under investigation.

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