Two Ole Miss students killed in head-on collision

October 29, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

Two University of Mississippi students, a brother and sister, were killed Saturday morning in a car accident near the intersection of U.S. Highway 278 and State Highway 7 in Oxford.

The car carrying Katherine Sarah Wheat, a communication science and disorders major, and her brother William John Wheat, an accountancy major, was reportedly traveling westbound when it was hit by another vehicle.

Nurse dies in traffic accident

October 10, 2012 in News, Statewide News

Authorities said a nurse from Arkansas was killed in a traffic accident Monday after the vehicle she was riding in ran off the roadway and landed in a creek.

Coroner Alan Gurley said the woman has been identified as 59-year-old Linda White of Osceola, Ark.

Merdian man, 19, dies in Jones County accident

September 11, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

A 19-year-old Jones County Community College student from Meridian was killed in a weekend traffic accident.

The Hattiesburg American reports that the accident was reported Saturday morning around 4:30 a.m. at Ellisville Trucker’s Crossing.