STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Starkville police released more information about a fatal collision that happened Friday on Garrard Road.
According to the Starkville Police Department, the crash happened at approximately 3:46 p.m. near Hiwasse Drive
Police say the wreck involved a westbound car and an eastbound dump truck.
Police say it appears the car passed a vehicle at high speed in a no-passing zone.
The driver lost control and entered the opposite lane where it struck the truck head-on.
The crash killed two of the car’s occupants, 21-year-old Tia Boyd and 26-year-old Jamario Jordan.
A third occupant is being treated for his or her injuries. Police did not identify this third occupant.
Police did not say if the unnamed truck driver received any injuries.