FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) -- The Mississippi Highway Patrol continues its investigation into a head-on collision on Highway 178 in Itawamba County.
An MHP spokesperson says the accident happened around 2 p.m. near U. S. Highway 78.
The preliminary investigation says Richard Loague, 19, of Fulton, was traveling west bound in a 1992 Nissan pick up, when his vehicle collided head-on with a 2005 Buick SUV driven by Sarah Brown, 44, of Nettleton.
Loague and Brown were transported with moderate injuries to NMMC by ambulance.
A passenger in Brown's vehicle was also transported to NNMC with moderate injuries.