LAUDERDALE CO., Miss. (WLBT) - Southeast Lauderdale High School is mourning the loss of head football coach Calvin Hampton.
Hampton was killed in a crash on Highway 19 on Wednesday afternoon, WTOK reports.
An 18-wheeler collided with Hampton’s vehicle near 1 p.m. near the intersection of Long Creek Road.
The school expressed its condolences on Facebook:
Meridian Public School District issued this statement: