BRANDON, Miss. (WLBT) - A seven-year-old child has died after a five vehicle crash in Rankin County Tuesday evening.
Corporal Kervin Stewart with the Mississippi Highway Patrol identified the victim as Braxton Neal Stewart of Puckett.
According to officials, an 18-wheeler was traveling westbound on Highway 18 when it crashed with a Ford F-150 that was traveling eastbound.
The Ford truck then lost control and was hit by an Infinity SUV that was also traveling westbound.
Debris from this crash caused damage to a Chevrolet Equinox and a Chevrolet Tahoe.
Three people injured in the crash have been taken to local hospitals.
This wreck is still under investigation.