PERRY COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - Mississippi Highway Patrol worked a deadly crash on State Route 15 in Perry County just south of the Jones County line on Friday evening.
MHP Troop J spokesman Sgt. Travis Luck said troopers responded to the crash around 5 p.m.
According to Luck, two people were killed in the head-on collision. The two people were identified as 16-year-old Brenna Clark, of Laurel and 26-year-old Thomas Hinton, of Richton.
Luck said a GMC passenger vehicle was traveling north, crossed the center line and collided head-on with a KIA that was traveling south. Luck said the two were riding in the passenger sides of the vehicles.
Luck said the crash remains under investigation.