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Mantachie student in hospital after struck by vehicle

Law enforcement is looking into an accident Tuesday afternoon where a vehicle struck a Mantachie 8th grader.

Posted: Jan 14, 2020 7:00 PM

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) — Law enforcement is looking into an accident Tuesday afternoon where a vehicle struck a Mantachie 8th grader.

Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson said it happened on Highway 371 north of Mantachie.

Dickinson added the driver of the vehicle did not leave right after the accident happened and is working with deputies.

The 13-year-old girl is listed in critical condition at a hospital.

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