Drivers killed in head-on collision on rural Mississippi highway Thursday

Published 4:09 pm Friday, June 21, 2024

Two people were killed in a head-on collision Thursday evening on a rural Mississippi highway.

Officials with the Mississippi Highway Patrol report that both drivers involved in a wreck on Highway 763 in Oktibbeha County died.

The crash happened shortly before 8:30 p.m. Thursday when a southbound car collided with a northbound pickup truck.

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Meagan Desemar of Miramar Beach, Florida, who was driver of the car, and Tina Robinson of Mathiston, who was driving the pickup truck died in the wreck.