black dr martens size 5 Victims identified in Lowndes County fatal accident
LOWNDES COUNTY (WTVA) The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to an accident in Lowndes County Sunday that killed two people and left two others hospitalized.
The accident happened around 8:30 Sunday morning at Spurline Road and US 45 north.
Troopers say a 1997 white Ford F 150 pickup with four passengers was attempting to travel east off of Land Road through the intersection when a 06 blue Peterbuilt tractor trailer traveling north collided with the pickup.
Two of the four passengers in the pickup were pronounced dead at the scene.
Coroner Greg Merchant identifies the victims as Dorothy Bunton, 54, of Columbus, and her grandson Matthew Karr, 10 of Columbus.
The driver of the pickup, Bunton’s husband James Bunton, 51 of Orlando, Florida, was airlifted to Tupelo. He is listed in stable condition.
The other passenger has been identified as Dakota Barnett, 9 of Columbus. He was airlifted to the children’s medical center in Jackson where he’s in critical condition.