One killed, four injured in Vicksburg 2-car accident - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

One killed, four injured in Vicksburg 2-car accident

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VICKSBURG, MS (WLBT) -

The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle accident just before 10 p.m. Thursday night on Highway 27 south. The wreck involved a Pontiac Bonneville and a Chevrolet Malibu.

The Pontiac was traveling south when the driver crossed into the northbound lane and struck the Chevrolet going the opposite direction. After impact, the Pontiac left the roadway and overturned several times.

There were three people in the vehicle. The rear passenger, identified as 31-year-old Marquita Scott, was ejected and killed on scene. The other two passengers were taken to Merit Health with injuries.

The two occupants of the Malibu were also taken to Merit Health (River Regions).

The accident is under investigation.

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