Apps | Mobile | Alerts
 

One person dead, two injured in accident

Reported by: Mel Carlock
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 9/23/2013 4:13 pm
GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) -- The Mississippi Highway Patrol continues its investigation into a Friday traffic accident that killed a Tennessee man and sent two people to the hospital.

An MHP spokesperson says the accident happened on Interstate 55 around 2 p.m. three miles south of Grenada.

Troopers say a vehicle driven by Karen Williams, 56, of Oakland, Tennessee was traveling south on the interstate when she attempted to pass another vehicle.

Williams' SUV struck the guardrail, went airborne, and landed on Carrollton-Grenada Road.

Williams and Kristina Fluckner, 29, were transported to University Medical Center in Jackson with serious injuries.

Thomas Williams, 61, of Oakland, Tennessee was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.


Share
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.

Copyright 2014 WTVA Inc. | Terms Of Use | Privacy | EEO Report | FCC Public Inspection File