Mississippians Die in Mexico

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The deaths of two hunters from Mississippi are under investigation by authorities in Matamoros, Mexico.

Their pickup truck flipped over and crashed on a Mexican highway. One of the two men inside had been shot in the face.

Authorities say the shooting victim was ejected from the truck, while his companion was found underneath the vehicle.

The truck has Mississippi license plates. It was found overturned on a highway leading to the Gulf of Mexico. The identities and hometowns of the men were not immediately known.