Tippah County News

Pair die in Tippah County accident, three children taken to hospital

A pair have died following a Friday morning accident in Tippah County.

The accident occured on Highway 72 in Tippah County near the Dollar General in what is locally called Fryars Bottom.

A mother and daughter have died in the accident, according to local authorities.

The names of the deceased have not been released as of press time.

The accident was a multi vehicle crash involving an 18 wheeler. It occured in the early morning of Friday, October 13th.

Three children were involved with two taken to Tippah County Hospital and a third transported to Memphis for further treatment.

We will update this story as more informationbecome available.

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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