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North MS child dies in Smith Lake boating accident

Several people were injured and one 12 year old female lost their life in a boating accident on Smith Lake.

According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Marine Troopers, a boat carrying nine people were involved in an accident on Smith Lake in Winston County, Alabama.

A 14 year old boy and 12 year old girl were injured in the accident that took the life of the 12 year old girl. All occupents were from Pontotoc .

No names or specifics of the accident were released.

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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