Two Die in Jasper County Crash

Jasper County, Miss. Two people were killed Wednesday afternoon in a wreck on Highway 15, just south of the Newton County line.

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, an 18-wheeler and a pick-up truck collided in Jasper County about 4 p.m.

Officers were still on the scene on Highway 15 late in the day.

The fatalities were the drivers of the vehicles. No other information was available as of this posting.