Two Dead In Crash On Hwy 61


An early morning crash claimed the lives of two and left one in critical condition on Highway 61 at Goodman Road today.

The one car accident happened a little before 7 a.m. when the car heading north on Hwy 61 left the pavement
and struck the bridge pillar where Goodman crosses 61.

One of the victims a passenger was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Another passenger was transported to Baptist DeSoto and pronounced dead.

The driver was transported to Region One in Memphis in critical condition.

Police have not identified any of the occupants of the car and are investigating the cause of the crash.

Walls Police and Fire Departments along with the DeSoto County Sheriffs Department and the
Mississippi Highway Patrol all made the scene this morning.

The vehicle was reported to have Tennessee tags.

Editors Note: Please keep the folks and their families in your prayers…