COPIAH COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Two people have died after the car they were riding in crash in Copiah County.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to the one vehicle crash on I-55 near the 64 mile marker. MHP says that the Nissan Pathfinder was traveling northbound when it left the roadway and hit a tree.
28-year-old Jaron L. Blocker and 71-year-old Glenda F. Jurczyk, both of St. Louis, were killed. The driver and another passenger were taken to the hospital for their injuries. Fatigue is considered to be a factor in this crash.