Prentiss County Plane Crash Kills Three

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Prentiss County emergency director Ralph Lauderdale says a plane crash in northeast Mississippi has killed three people.

He tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal that the single-engine plane was flying from Andrews, N.C., to Oxford, Miss., when it crashed about 2 p.m. Sunday. He says he cannot release names until family members are notified.

The accident is still under investigation, but Lauderdale says a severe thunderstorm may have contributed to the accident. The crash occurred south of County Road 4111.


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  • by Mom to Mom on Jul 10, 2012 at 05:13 AM
    OMG, that was a terrible comment!! Do you really "feel" that way? Should the gov't have taken their money and given it to you before they died? Then would you not be so bitter?
  • by Catina Location: meridian on Jul 9, 2012 at 10:12 PM
    Why does it always have to be about money?Really we all need to pray for the families of these people,that have lost their lives!!!!!SMH
  • by JGinLA Location: Lower Alabama on Jul 9, 2012 at 08:46 PM
    My sympathies to your family-and the victims' family.
  • by Sallie Location: Meridian on Jul 9, 2012 at 06:42 PM
    Rich people in a rich plane
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      by Peabody on Jul 10, 2012 at 06:05 PM in reply to Sallie
      Small mind in a big head. I feel sorry for people like you.
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      by Laura on Jul 11, 2012 at 01:22 PM in reply to Sallie
      Sallie: What a moron you are---and what an unfeeling and uncaring idiot you are regarding this accident----how about thinking of the people that lost their lives, as well as thinking about the families they left behind. People like you are pathetic human beings----
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