Four People Killed in Marion County Crash

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Four people, including three teenagers from the same family, have died in a one-vehicle accident in Marion County.

Sheriff Berkley Hall WDAM-TV that three of the victims were pronounced dead at the scene and the
fourth died at a Hattiesburg hospital.

Hall identified the victims as 16-year-old Cody Young, 14-year-old Dustin Young and 17-year-old Brittany Young, all of Marion County. He says 22-year-old Matthew Case, from Louisiana, died later at the hospital.

Hall says the accident occurred about 6 p.m. Monday on a county road near the New Hope community. He says the vehicle apparently
ran off the road, hit a tree stump, exploded and a caught fire. The accident is under investigation.


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