Shuqualak man killed in Neshoba County wreck

Published: Apr. 23, 2018 at 12:25 PM CDT
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A Shuqualak man was killed in a wreck Sunday afternoon in Neshoba County.

The accident happened near County Road 573 on Highway 15N. The call came in around 3:50 pm for a two vehicle accident with multiple entrapment.

Neshoba County Coroner John Stephens says Tommie Orr, 65, of Shuqualak was killed in the wreck.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says Orr’s north bound vehicle collided head on with a vehicle traveling south that crossed over the center line of the highway. The other driver suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Mississippi Highway Patrol, Longino volunteer fire department, Neshoba County Sheriff’s Department and Neshoba EMS units responded.

The collision is under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.