Firefighter killed in auto accident

MOSELLE, MS (WDAM) - A Jones County woman is dead and three others are in a local hospital following a late afternoon accident in Moselle.

Around 3 p.m. Thursday on Hwy 11 about two miles north of Eastabuchie a lone occupant of one of the vehicles died on impact.

The three passengers in the other vehicle had to be extricated by firefighters.

The accident closed Hwy 11 in Moselle for more than an hour as firefighters worked to free the dead woman's body from the vehicle.

The victim was a Jones County Volunteer Firefighter.