One person has died and two others were injured, one seriously in an accident in the 7600 block of Highway 27.

At about 6:20 a.m. a sedan and a gravel truck collided in front of Highway 27 Motors at 7622 Highway 27. Both vehicles ended up in the ditch by the northbound lane. The passenger in the sedan and the driver of the gravel truck were both transported to an area hospital. The driver of the sedan did not survive the accident and was pronounced dead at the scene by Warren County Coroner Doug Huskey.

Numerous units with the Warren County Fire Service responded to the call, including Hunter Ivey and Marquis Holmes, Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies, and Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace.

MHP was also at the scene.

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According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the deceased is 30-year-old Ondrea Flaggs, niece of Mayor George Flaggs. One of the people injured is her sister.