Mississippi teen dies in motorcycle accident

Published 9:00 am Saturday, October 28, 2023

A Mississippi teen has died as a result of a motorcycle accident.

Peyton Yawn, 19, of Florence, died at the scene of the wreck on Shiloh Road.

Deputies from the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department received a report of the accident on Tuesday. Soon after responding, deputies found a Kawasaki motorcycle had left the road near a curve.

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Yawn was found lying in the road and soon after died despite rescue efforts.