One Dead, One Injured in Go-Kart, Truck Collision

Philadelphia, Miss.
A Philadelphia teenager has died after being involved in an accident while riding a go-kart.

The go-kart collided with a truck.

Neshoba County Sheriff Tommy Waddell said 15-year old Daranger Beckham died Tuesday night after the 7 p.m. accident on County Road 541.

Another teen, Mitcheal Savel was seriously injured and was in the intensive care unit of a Meridian hospital.

Waddell says no charges have been filed against the driver of the truck, but the investigation continues.


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