One dead in 4-vehicle accident in Marion County

One dead in 4-vehicle accident in Marion County

MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A four-vehicle accident in Marion County has resulted in one fatality Friday afternoon.

According to an official on the scene, a call came in at 2:06 p.m. of an accident on Highway 13 South, one mile from the Marion/Lamar county line in the Pine Burr community.

At least four cars were involved, and one fatality has been confirmed at this time.


Mississippi Highway Patrol is working the scene, but four different area volunteer fire departments also responded: Tri-Community, Pine Burr, South Marion and Foxworth.

Traffic is blocked at the scene, but detours are in place. However, the road will be closed for some time due to reconstruction as a result of the accident.