Victim identified in Hattiesburg church bus accident

Victim identified in Hattiesburg church bus accident

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - One person is dead in an accident involving a church bus in West Hattiesburg.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Lake Forgetful and U.S. 98 near Wendy's around 8:45 a.m. Sunday.

According to Lt. Jon Traxler with Hattiesburg police, upon arrival one person in a vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to Lamar County Coroner Cody Creel, one person was confirmed dead at the scene, and was later identified as Allen Humphrey, 57, of Hattiesburg.

Injuries have been reported, but it is unclear how many were injured, or the extent of the injuries.

Heavy fog was covering the area.